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Search phrase: shears

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King JohnKJ IV.ii.91Think you I bear the shears of destiny?Thinke you I beare the Sheeres of destiny?
King JohnKJ IV.ii.196Who, with his shears and measure in his hand,Who with his Sheeres, and Measure in his hand,
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.28shears between us.sheeres betweene vs.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.333With shears his thread of silk.With sheeres, his thred of silke.

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shearmanone who shears excess material from woollen cloth

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woollen cloth, one who shears excess material fromshearman
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