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Still-closing   Listen
adjective
Still-closing  adj.  Ever closing. (Obs.) "Still-clothing waters."






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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... mention of, to "wound the loud wind, or kill the still-closing water," is to set forth the absurdness of the attempt; but in the first passage there is a direct injunction to a possible act: "Fly with false aim, move the still-piecing air." To say "wound the still-piecing air" would be to direct to be done, in one passage, that which the other ...
— Notes and Queries, Number 182, April 23, 1853 • Various



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