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 Polly.Polo’ny. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Polo’nius.
 
An old courtier, garrulous, conceited, and politic. He was father of Opho’lia, and lord chamberlain to the king of Denmark. (Shakespeare: Hamlet.)   1
 


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