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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Mass’amore (3 syl.) or Massy More.
 
The principal dungeon of a feudal castle. A Moorish word.   1
        “Proximus est carcer subterra’neus, sine ut Mauri appellant ‘Mazmorra.’”—Old Latin Itinerary.
 


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