Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who belongs to the municipal district called a dozen.
  • n. A ward constable; a city constable.

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Examples

  • This notwithstanding, you may be sure that she had highly perfumed and elegantly attired herself for the night, and shone with desire for embraces, for desire lent her a high colour which greatly improved her complexion; and in spite of her feeble resistance she was, like a young girl, carried by assault in her royal couch, where the good lady and her young dozener, embraced each other.

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