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babery


babery


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Babery  \Bab"er*y\,  n.  [Perh.  orig.  for  baboonery.  Cf  {Baboon}, 
  and  also  {Babe}.] 
  Finery  of  a  kind  to  please  a  child.  [Obs.]  ``Painted 
  babery.''  --Sir  P.  Sidney.