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Dracoʹnian Code

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One very severe. Draco was an Athenian law-maker. As every violation of a law was made in this code a capital offence, Demaʹdēs the orator said “that Draco’s code was written in human blood.”

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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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Downy Cove (A)
Dowsabell
Dowse on the Chops (A)
Doxy
Doyleys
Dozen
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Drac
Drachenfels (Dragon-rocks)
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Draft
Draft on Aldgate (A)
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