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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Caliginous, a. [F. caligineux, L. cālīginōsus.] Misty, murky. — 1549 Compl. 38/17.
Al corrupit humiditeis, ande caliginus fumis & infekkit vapours

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