from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to the holm; consisting of the wood of the holm.
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And letting on hoon var daft about the warbly sangs from over holmen: High hellskirt saw ladies hensmoker lily-hung pigger: and soay and soan and so firth and so forth in a tone sonora and Oom Bothar below like Bheri – Bheri in his sandy cloak, so umvolosy, as deaf as a yawn, the stult!
Where the pore almer laie binethe the holmen tree.
Can I now become a member of the Northfield Ministerial Association? obie holmen: I think there's plenty of latent agnosticism.