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Breech, vb., 1) to cover as with breeches, to sheathe: “their daggers unmannerly --ed with gore,” Mcb. II, 3, 122.
2) to flog: “if you forget your quies, your quaes, and your quods, you must be preeches,” Wiv. IV, 1, 81 (Evans means to say breeched). “I am no --ing scholar in the schools,” Shr. III, 1, 18 (i. e. no schoolboy liable to a flogging).
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