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Leg, 1) the limb used in supporting the body and in walking: Ven. 297. Ven. 297 Lucr. 1427. Tp. II, 2, 62. Tp. II, 2, 62 Tp. II, 2, 62 Tp. II, 2, 62 Gent. IV, 4, 41. V, 2, 4. Wiv. V, 5, 58. Ado II, 1, 15. Ado II, 1, 15 V, 2, 24. LLL IV, 3, 186. V, 2, 217. V, 2, 217 V, 2, 217 Mids. III, 2, 343. Mids. III, 2, 343 Mids. III, 2, 343 Merch. II, 2, 6. As I, 2, 224. II, 4, 2. III, 5, 119. Shr. Ind. 2, 10. Shr. Ind. 2, 10. III, 2, 68. H4B II, 3, 23. II, 4, 271. H6B II, 1, 133. IV, 10, 52. H6C V, 6, 71. Mcb. IV, 1, 17. Cymb. V, 3, 92 etc. “a capon's l.” Gent. IV, 4, 10. H4A I, 2, 129. “let them courtsy with their left --s,” Shr. IV, 1, 95. “I am there before my --s,” All's II, 2, 73. “we must have you find your --s,” H6B II, 1, 148 (i. e. learn to run). “he took up my --s,” Mcb. II, 3, 45. “overlusty at --s,” Lr. II, 4, 10.
2) a bow, an obeisance made by drawing one leg backward: “make a l.” All's II, 2, 10. R2 III, 3, 175. “here is my l.” H4A II, 4, 427. “ambitious for poor knaves' caps and --s,” Cor. II, 1, 77. “I doubt whether their --s be worth the sums that are given for 'em,” Tim. I, 2, 238.
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