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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
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To the end of the chapter. From the beginning to the end of a proceeding. The allusion is to the custom of reading an entire chapter in the first and second lesson of the Church service. This is no longer a general rule in the Church of England.   1
 


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