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entertainment the state of being in military pay: “i' the adversary's entertainment,” ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL, iv. 1. 15 ; “already in the entertainment,” CORIOLANUS, iv. 3. 41 ; “strain his entertainment” OTHELLO, iii. 3. 254. ( “press hard his re-admission to his pay and office,” JOHNSON)

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