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 Alar’con.Alar’um Bell. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Alarm.
 
An outcry made to give notice of danger. (Italian, all’ arme, “to arms;” French, alarme.)   1
 


 Alar’con.Alar’um Bell. 

 
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