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Heap, subst. 1) things thrown together, a pile or mass: H4B IV, 5, 72. R3 I, 4, 26. Cor. III, 1, 207. “all her husbandry doth lie on --s,” H5 V, 2, 39. “lies all on a h.” Tit. II, 3, 223. “when I have laid proud Athens on a h.” Tim. IV, 3, 101.
2) great quantity, mass: “how prove you that, in the great h. of your knowledge,” As I, 2, 72. “such --s and sums of love and wealth,” Tim. V, 1, 155.
3) crowd, throng, cluster: “amongst this princely h.” R3 II, 1, 53. “let us on --s go offer up our lives,” H5 IV, 5, 18. “when they charge on --s the enemy flying,” Troil. III, 2, 29. “a hundred women drawn upon a h.” Caes. I, 3, 23.
4) the compound of the body: “hence, h. of wrath,” H6B V, 1, 157. “all thy whole h. must die,” Per. I, 1, 33.
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