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buckram: coarse linen stiffened with gum or paste 1H4 II. iv. 217 “two rogues in buckram suits” ; attrib. prob. fig.=stiff, starched, stuck-up 2H6 IV. vii. 28 (with quibble: see SAY).
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    • William Shakespeare, The First Part of Henry IV, 2.4
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