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Carrier’s republican marriages. A device of wholesale slaughter, adopted by Carrier, proconsul of Nantes, in the first French Revolution. It consisted in tying men and women together by their hands and feet, and casting them into the Loire. (1794.)

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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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Maronites
Maroon
Maroon (To)
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Marplot
Marque
Marriage Knot (The)
Marriage Plates
Marriages
Marriages
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