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Dragon, 1) a fabulous winged serpent: John II, 68. John II, 68 H4A III, 1, 151. H6A I, 1, 11. R3 V, 3, 350. Cor. IV, 1, 30. V, 4, 13. Rom. III, 2, 74. Tim. IV, 3, 189. Mcb. IV, 1, 22. Lr. I, 1, 124. Per. I, 1, 29. “night's swift --s cut the clouds full fast,” Mids. III, 2, 379. “the d. wing of night o'erspreads the earth,” Troil. V, 8, 17. “swift, swift, you --s of the night,” Cymb. II, 2, 48.
2) a constellation of the northern hemisphere: “my father compounded with my mother under the --'s tail, and my nativity was under Ursa major; so that it follows, I am rough and lecherous,” Lr. I, 2, 140.
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