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Grotta del Cane (Naples)

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The Dog’s Cave, so called from the practice of sending dogs into it to show visitors how the carbonic acid gas near the floor of the cave kills them.

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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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Grog Blossoms
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Grotesque
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Ground Arms (To)
Groundlings
Grove
Growlers
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