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Million (ordinarily dissyll.; trisyll. in H4A I, 3, 36 and Tit. II, 1, 49). 1) ten hundred thousand: “a crooked figure may attest in little place a m.” Tit. II, 1, 49. == a sum of ten hundred thousand pounds: Merch. III, 1, 57. H4A III, 3, 155. Tit. II, 1, 49. Cymb. I, 4, 147.
2) any very great number, an infinite number: Mids. III, 2, 93. Shr. III, 2, 241. Ant. I, 2, 39. IV, 14, 18. Cymb. II, 4, 143. With of: “a m. of manners,” Gent. II, 1, 105. “a m. of beating,” Wint. IV, 3, 62. the m. == the multitude: “the play pleased not the m.” Hml. II, 2, 457. Plur. “--s:” Tp. II, 1, 7. Wint. IV, 3, 61. Cor. III, 3, 71. Oth. IV, 1, 68. With “of:” Sonn. 53, 2. Meas. IV, 1, 60. Caes. IV, 1, 51. Hml. V, 1, 304.
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