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used in Leaves of Grass

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to scatter or cause to spread
  • As wending the crowds now part and disperse—but we old man, Not for nothing have I brought you hither—we must remain, You to speak in your turn, and I to listen and tell.
    Book 21 — DRUM-TAPS (37% in)
  • Melt, melt away ye armies—disperse ye blue-clad soldiers, Resolve ye back again, give up for good your deadly arms, Other the arms the fields henceforth for you, or South or North, With saner wars, sweet wars, life-giving wars.
    Book 24 — AUTUMN RIVULETS (11% in)

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