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  • noun obsolete Spittle.


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  • Even as God by his Sacramentes which are earthlie of themselues workes a heavenlie effect, though no waies by any cooperation in them: And (M20) as CHRIST by clay & spettle wrought together, _opened the eies of the blynd man_, suppose there was no vertue in that which he outwardlie applyed, so the Deuill will haue his out-warde meanes to be shewes as it were of his doing, which hath no part of cooperation in his turnes with him, how farre that euer the ignorantes be abused in the contrarie.

    Daemonologie. King of England James I 1595


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