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 Jettator.Jeu d’Esprit (French). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jettatura.
 
The evil-eye.   1
        “Their glance, if you meet it, is the jettatura, or evil-eye.”—Mrs. Gaskell: An Accursed Race.
 


 Jettator.Jeu d’Esprit (French). 

 
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