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- n. Plural form of bye-blow.
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Nay, said the landlady, if I thought he was a gentlemans son, thof he was a bye-blow, I should behave to him in another guess manner; for many of these bye-blows come to be great men, and, as my poor first husband used to say, never affront any customer thats a gentleman.
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