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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.

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  2. aptness - 3
  3. above - 7
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  5. award - 3
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  7. abundance - 4
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