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 Reg’ulars (The).Rehoboam. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Rehobo’am (A).
 
A clerical hat.   1
        “He [Mr. Helstone] was short of stature [and wore] a rehoboam, or shovel hat, which he did not … remove.”—“Currer Bell”: Shirley, chap. i.
 


 Reg’ulars (The).Rehoboam. 

 
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