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,—desolation; slaughter.

—————“ Kings cry havock;

“Até by their side repeats the sound, and lets loose

“the dogs of war.”


“See! with what heat those dogs of hell advance,

“To waste and havock yonder world, which I

“So far and good created.”

Milton’s Paradise Lost, Book II.

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Entry taken from A Political Dictionary, by Charles Pigott, 1795.

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