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  • It is an ungue, a four-bladed weapon with a central grip.

    Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon

  • Dougal sat on the edge of the pit, breathing deeply, clutching the ungue.

    Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon

  • The weapon borne by the charr leader—an ungue set with gems.

    Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon

  • While Riona might not know how to handle an ungue, Dougal stood before her beaten and exhausted, the blood from his fingers making his blade hard to handle.

    Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon

  • Riona came at him, whipping the ungue around as she charged.

    Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon

  • I will only point at some of them, ex ungue leonem guess at the rest, and those of the chief kinds of superstition, which beside us Christians now domineer and crucify the world, Gentiles, Mahometans, Jews,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • 'Tis the next way their parents think to get them husbands, they are compelled to learn, and by that means, [5146] Incoestos amores de tenero meditantur ungue; 'tis a great allurement as it is often used, and many are undone by it.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Europe, 18 nunneries in Padua, in Venice 34 cloisters of monks, 28 of nuns, &c. ex ungue leonem, 'tis to this proportion, in all other provinces and cities, what would they think, do they live honest?

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • By this means you may define ex ungue leonem, as the diverb is, by his thumb alone the bigness of

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Orchidea become more common towards the halting place; beyond this I observed only two past flowering, one Habenaria, and a Malaxidea; the others are two Caelogyne, a Dipodious Orchidea, labelli ungue sigmoideo very common, a Bolbophyllum, and a few ditto epiphytes out of flower, one terrestrial Bletioidea is common in some places.

    Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and the Neighbouring Countries

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