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The following pages have at least 3 semicolons in the definition line, which is classic Webster 1913. These entries are cobwebby because they have probably been copied from that 100-year-old dictionary, and are likely to contain old-fashioned language, unformatted, undated or incomplete quotes, misleading definitions or other crap like that. Feel free to remove any entries which have been cleaned up of the aforementioned crap.

  1. abstracted 4
  2. aptness - 3
  3. above - 7
  4. accommodation - 3
  5. abundance - 4
  6. accomplishment - 4
  7. absolute - 5
  8. agony - 4
  9. allay - 3
  10. accurse - 4
  11. acclaim - 3
  12. abstinent - 3
  13. abjure - 4
  14. announce - 3
  15. apprehension - 3
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  17. abatement - 4
  18. advantage - 4
  19. agitate - 4
  20. address - 6
  21. alone - 5
  22. accomplished - 3
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  24. abase - 4
  25. abroad - 3
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  32. advent - 3
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  39. alternation - 3
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  69. admission - 4
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