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 Scylla.Scythian Defiance. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Scythian or Tartarian Lamb (The).
 
Agnus Scythicus, a kind of fern, called the borametz, or polypodium of Cayenne. It is said to resemble a lamb, and even in some cases to be mistaken for one.   1
 


 Scylla.Scythian Defiance. 

 
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