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 Pilch.Pilgarlic or Pill’d Garlic (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Pilcher.
 
A scabbard. (Anglo-Saxon, pylce; Latin, pellis, skin.)   1
        “Will you pluck your sword out of his pilcher?”—Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet, iii. 1.
 


 Pilch.Pilgarlic or Pill’d Garlic (A). 

 
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