from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The bridge of a cithara or lyre; also, a fret, as of a lute.
- n. [capitalized] [NL.] A genus of brachiopods of the family Terebratulidæ, and typical of a subfamily Magasinæ.
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Orient: here he finds magas and magicians who can make kings of his friends, slay armies of his foes and bring any number of beloveds to his arms.
Medea, Tugue triceps Hccate y quae - cantusouc artesque ma - garum y Quaeque magas, Jei - lus, poitentibm instruis herbis.
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