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 Cordeliers (The),Cordon (Un grand). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Cordon (The),
 
in fortification, is the flat stone covering of the revetment (q.v.), to protect the masonry from the rain.   1
 


 Cordeliers (The),Cordon (Un grand). 

 
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