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Catherine wheel

Morton S. Freeman

in A New Dictionary of Eponyms

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780195093544
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891115
Catherine wheel

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St. Catherine of Alexandria in the year 307 a.d. supposedly suffered martyrdom when she protested the persecutions of Christians during

Reference Entry.  183 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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