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Lot, 1) a thing used in determining chances: “if we draw --s,” Ant. II, 3, 35. II, 6, 62. II, 6, 62 Per. I, 4, 46. “as by l.” Hml. II, 2, 435. it is --s to blanks == it is very probable, Cor. V, 2, 10.
2) fate: “bequeath not to their l. the shame,” Lucr. 534. “however God or fortune cast my l.” R2 I, 3, 85.
3) a tax ('pars tributi sive solutionis alicujus, quam inter alios quis tenetur praestare.' Spelman): “that hot termagant Scot had paid me scot and l. too,” H4A V, 4, 115.
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