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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Steal a March on One (To).
 
To come on one unexpectedly, as when an army steals a march or appears unexpectedly before an enemy.   1
 


 Steal a Horse.Steam-kettles. 

 
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