cost (n.)
abundance, richness, costly appearance
E3 I.ii.153[Countess to King Edward] the upper turf of earth doth boast / His pride, perfumes, and parti-coloured cost [Q1; Q2 coast]
Per III.ii.69[Cerimon reading Pericles' scroll, of Thaisa] This queen, worth all our mundane cost
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