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 Malagrowther (Malachi).Mal’akoff (in the Crime’a). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Mal’agrow’ther (Sir Mungo).
 
An old courtier soured by misfortune, who tries to make everyone as discontented as himself. (Scott: Fortunes of Nigel.)   1
 


 Malagrowther (Malachi).Mal’akoff (in the Crime’a). 

 
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