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  • proper n. A diminutive of the female given name Margaret, also used as a formal given name.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Like a peg or pegs; of the form of a peg.
  • n. Any one of several small warblers, as the whitethroat, Sylvia cinerea, or blackcap, S. atricapilla, or garden-warbler, S. hortensis.
  • n. A slender poker having a small part of the end bent at right angles, used for raking a fire.

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