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  • verb obsolete Past participle of rend


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  • With this defign he. \yrent to the pa - lace, and was thrice upon the point of drawing his fword; but is faid to have been deterred from executing his wicked purpofe by a woman of an extraordinary ftature, and threatening afpcA, who, as often as he put his hand to bis fword, appeared to him, holding the emperor in her

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