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a.1.Of or pertaining to moors; marshy; fenny; boggy; moorish.
As when thick mists arise from moory vales.
- Fairfax.
n.1.A kind of blue cloth made in India.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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And Zarathustra went thoughtfully on, further and lower down, through forests and past moory bottoms; as it happeneth, however, to every one who meditateth upon hard matters, he trod thereby unawares upon a man.
A fabulous British Blue with her first calf an exceptional Limousin heifer at her side, sold for the next best price of PS2750, she was back in calf to renowned AI Charolais sire Fiston and was bought by a familiar face in DfAM Peter Dent, Moory Lea, Langleydale.
hill and moory dale pursues Arimaspian in Schicksalskampf?