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breech
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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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breech
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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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  • ] "King Stephen was and a worthy peer, His breeches cost him but a crown; He held them sixpence all too dear, With that he call’d the tailor lown.

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  • It was a difficult breech birth.
  • The rocket is breech-loaded and a two-person team can fire it six times a minute.

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