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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
  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
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  14. announce - 3
  15. apprehension - 3
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  17. abatement - 4
  18. advantage - 4
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  20. address - 6
  21. alone - 5
  22. accomplished - 3
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