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infant: fig. applied to a young plant Ham. I. iii. 39. ∥ There are several attrib. uses LLL. IV. iii. 78 “an old play,” John II. i. 97 “ state” (=‘state that belongs to an infant’, Wright), H5 V. ii. 411 [Epil. 9] “ bands,” Rom. II. iii. 23 “the rind of this weak flower.”
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    • William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, 1.3
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