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 Apoll’yon.A poster’io’ri [Latin, from the latter]. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Apos’tate (The).
 
Julian, the Roman emperor. So called because he forsook the Christian faith and returned to Paganism again. (331, 361–363.)   1
 


 Apoll’yon.A poster’io’ri [Latin, from the latter]. 

 
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