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 Weasel.Weather-cock. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Weather Breeder (A).
 
A day of unusual fineness coming suddenly after a series of damp dull ones, especially at the time of the year when such a genial day is not looked for. Such a day is generally followed by foul weather.   1
 


 Weasel.Weather-cock. 

 
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