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 Rodhaver.Rodol’pho (Count). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Rodilar’dus.
 
A hugè cat which scared Panurge, and which he declared to be a puny devil. The word means “gnaw-bacon” (Latin, rodo-lardum). (Rabelais: Gargantua and Pantagruel, iv. 67.)   1
 


 Rodhaver.Rodol’pho (Count). 

 
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