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Mutes at Funerals

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This was a Roman custom. The undertaker, attended with lictors dressed in black, marched with the corpse; and the undertaker, as master of the ceremonies, assigned to each follower his proper place in the procession.

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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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Musket
Muslin
Musnud
Muspel
Muspelheim
Mustard
Mustard
Musulman (plural, Musulmans or Moslems)
Mutantur
Mute as a Fish
Mutes at Funerals
Mutton (French, mouton)
Mutton-eating King (The)
Mutton-fist
Muttons
Mutual Friends
Muzzle
My Eye (All)
Mynheer Closh
Mynian Sails
Myrmidons of the Law