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  • v. Present participle of cancelier.


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  • When he had risen to the utmost reach of his creance, he was observed to dart and wheel through the air in every variety of perplexed motion, canceliering -- as it was anciently termed -- in graceful circles through the atmosphere, and turning, with quick flashes, the bright lining of his wings to the sun.

    Swallow Barn, or A Sojourn in the Old Dominion. In Two Volumes. Vol. I.


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