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 Bloody Week (The).Bloom’erism. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bloom.
 
From bloom to bloom. A floral rent. The Lord of the Manor received a red rose or gillyflower, on the Feast of John the Baptist, yearly (July 5th, O. S.). (See Notes and Queries, Feb. 13th, 1886, p. 135.)   1
 


 Bloody Week (The).Bloom’erism. 

 
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