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n.1.(Zool.) The pied wagtail; - so called because it frequents ponds.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In paragraph 11, however, he referred to "Raynes, Snowes, Deawes, hoare Frostes, and such like waterie Meteors."
The waterie Kingdome, whose ambitious head Spets in the face of heaven, is no barre To stop the forraine spirits, but they come as ore a brooke to see faire Portia.