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 Dad or Daddy.Dædalos. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Daddy Long-legs.
 
A crane-fly; sometimes applied to the long-legged spiders called “harvestmen.”   1
 


 Dad or Daddy.Dædalos. 

 
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