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[OED, exultation of spirit] n. spirit, enthusiasm: 1936 Canada ain got no Empire joy (Dupuch 88). 'Lection come t' eart' agen an' 'Brilan' gone wild wid d' politic joy (idem 95). (San Sal., Mayag.)

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Last update: 2011-06-01 18:01
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
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