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Benedictines (4 syl.)

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Monks who follow the rule of St. Benedict, viz. implicit obedience, celibacy, abstaining from laughter, spare diet, poverty, the exercise of hospitality, and unremitting industry.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Benchers
Bend
Bend Sinister
Bendemeer
Bender
Bendigo
Bendy (Old)
Benedicite
Benedick
Benedict
Benedictines
Benefice
Benefit of Clergy
Benen-geli
Benet (French)
Benèvolence
Benevolus
Bengal Tigers
Bengalese
Bengodi
Benicia Boy

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Benedictines