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figures “pictures created by imagination or apprehension” (CRAIK) : “to scrape the figures out of your husband's brains,” THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, iv. 2. 193 ; “He apprehends a world of figures here,” 1 HENRY IV., i. 3. 209 ; “Thou hast no figures nor no fantasies,” JULIUS CAESAR, ii. 1. 231.

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    • William Shakespeare, The First Part of Henry IV, 1.3
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