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 Lens (Latin, a lentil or bean).Lent (Anglo-Saxon, lencten). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lenson.
 
As much akin as Lenson hill to Pilsenpin; i.e. not at all. Lenson hill and Pilsen pin are two high hills in Dorsetshire, called by sailors the Cow and Calf. Out at sea they look like one elevation, though in reality several hills separate them.   1
 


 Lens (Latin, a lentil or bean).Lent (Anglo-Saxon, lencten). 

 
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