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 Corns.Corneille du Boulevard. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Cor’nage (2 syl.),
 
horn-service. A kind of tenure in grand serjeanty. The service required was to blow a horn when any invasion of the Scots was perceived. “Cornagium” was money paid instead of the old service.   1
 


 Corns.Corneille du Boulevard. 

 
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