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 Adullamites (4 syl.).Advent. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Advauncer.
 
The second branches of a stag’s horn.   1
        “In a hart the main horne itself they call the became. The lowest antlier is called the browantlier; the next, rojal; the next that, surroial; and then the top.
        “In a buck, they say bur, beame, braunch, advauncers, palme, and speilers.”—Marwood: Forest Lawes.
 


 Adullamites (4 syl.).Advent. 

 
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