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perishes in trap he set for Turks. [Br. Lit.: The Jew of Malta]
inventor of infernal machine; possessor of pachydermal snout. [Br. Lit.: The Jew of Malta]
his house and riches seized by the governor, murders the governor’s son and others, and betrays the city to the Turks. [Br. Drama: Marlowe The Jew of Malta in Bella, 521]
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