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Lamentation

Lamentation

1. The act of bewailing; audible expression of sorrow; wailing; moaning. In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation and weeping (Matt. Ii. 18)

2. A book of the old testament attributed to the prophet Jeremiah, and taking its name from the nature of its contents.

Origin: f. Lamentation, L. Lamentatio.


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... propagation of self similar patterns. It has no more purpose than ocean waves. To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentation of their women? That is best.

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