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Henry IV Part 22H4 V.iii.104Shall dunghill curs confront the Helicons?Shall dunghill Curres confront the Hellicons?
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iii.14Shall I be flouted thus by dunghill grooms?Shall I be flowted thus by dunghill Groomes?
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.191Base dunghill villain and mechanical,Base Dunghill Villaine, and Mechanicall,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.x.79Unto a dunghill, which shall be thy grave,Vnto a dunghill, which shall be thy graue,
King JohnKJ IV.iii.87Out, dunghill! Darest thou brave a nobleman?Out dunghill: dar'st thou braue a Nobleman?
King LearKL III.vii.96Upon the dunghill. Regan, I bleed apace.Vpon the Dunghill: Regan, I bleed apace,
King LearKL IV.vi.243Out, dunghill!Out Dunghill.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.72thou hast it ad dunghill, at the fingers' ends, as theythou hast it ad dungil, at the fingers ends, as they
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.74O, I smell false Latin! ‘ Dunghill ’ forOh I smell false Latine, dunghel for
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.iii.58Then did the sun on dunghill shine.Then did the Sun on dung-hill shine.

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Classical mythology... helicons 2h4 v iii 104 shall dunghill curs confront the helicons nine muse...
Latin...s dies tn iv ii 12   good day ad dunghill lll v i 72   [= ad unguem ‘to the nai...
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