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 Cov’enanters.Cov’entry. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Covent Garden.
 
A corruption of Convent Garden; the garden and burial ground attached to the convent of Westminster, and turned into a fruit and flower market in the reign of Charles II. It now belongs to the Duke of Bedford.   1
 


 Cov’enanters.Cov’entry. 

 
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