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Gone with the Wind
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phalanx
Used in
Gone with the Wind
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  • They had always been a clannish tribe, presenting an unbroken phalanx of overlapping shields to the world in time of stress, no matter what their private opinions of the conduct of individual kinsmen might be.  (not reviewed by editor)

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