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 Fill-dyke.Filome’na. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Fillet.
 
A narrow band round the head for binding the hair, or simply for ornament. Aure’lian was the first Roman emperor that wore a royal fillet or diadem in public. In the time of Constantine the fillet was adorned with precious stones.   1
 


 Fill-dyke.Filome’na. 

 
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