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 Dry Rot.Dry Shave (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Dry Sea (A).
 
A sandy desert. The camel is the ship of the desert. We read of the Persian sea of sand.   1
        “The see that men slepen the gravely see, that is alle gravelle and sond with outen ony drope of watre.”—Mandeville: Travels.
 


 Dry Rot.Dry Shave (A). 

 
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