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event: outcome, issue, consequence Tp. I. ii. 117, Meas. III. ii. 258* “leave we him to his e-s” (=the issue of his affairs), Shr. III. ii. 130 “after him, and see the of this,” R2 II. i. 215, Cor. II. i. 289*, Ham. IV. iv. 41*, 50 ∥ The sense of ‘happening, occurrence’ is recorded first from S., Tit. V. iii. 204.
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