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  • proper n. A diminutive of Judith, also used as a formal female given name.
  • proper n. A mountain mentioned in Quraan

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The puppet taking the part of Punch's wife in a “Punch and Judy” show.
  • n. In China, a native courtezan: so called by foreigners.
  • n. A kelt, or spent male salmon.

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