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Torso

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A statue which has lost its head and members, as the famous “torso of Herculēs.” (Italian, torso.)

The Torso Belvedere, the famous torso of Hercules, in the Vatican, was discovered in the fifteenth century. It is said that Michael Angelo greatly admired it.

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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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Topsy-turvy
Toralva
Tornea
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Torquemada (Inquisitor-general of Spain, 1420–1498)
Torr’s MSS.
Torralba (Doctor)
Torre (Sir)
Torricelli
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Totem Pole (A)
Totemism
Toto Cœlo
Totus Teres atque Rotundus
Touch
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Touch At (To)