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- n. See Mahon stock.
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- n. erect branching herb cultivated for its loose racemes of fragrant white or pink or red or lilac flowers; native to sands and sea cliffs of southwestern Greece and southern Albania
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Of Virginia stock long distinguished in war and in fortune, he is thirty-seven, a West Pointer, and a former captain in the "old army."