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 Ostrich Eggs in Churches.Ostringers, Sperviters, Falconers. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ostrich Stomachs.
 
Strong stomachs which will digest anything. The ostrich swallows large stones to aid its gizzard, and when confined where it cannot obtain them will swallow pieces of iron or copper, bricks, or glass.   1
 


 Ostrich Eggs in Churches.Ostringers, Sperviters, Falconers. 

 
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