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Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047

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a large hairy creature resembling a human or bear, said to live in the highest part of the Himalayas; it

Reference Entry.  45 words. 

Subjects: history of English

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