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dearth “and rareness—And his infusion of such,” HAMLET, v. 2. 117.Dearth is dearness, value, price: ‘and his internal qualities of such value and rarity [excellence]’ ” (JOHNSON) .

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    • William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, 5.2
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