Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Relic (Page: 1214)
Rel"ic (r?l"?k), n.
The relics of lost innocence. Kebe.
The fragments, scraps, the bits and greasy relics. Shak.
There are very few treasuries of relics in Italy that have not a tooth or a bone of this saint. Addison.
Thy relics, Rowe, to this fair urn we trust, And sacred place by Dryden's awful dust. Pope.
The pearis were split; Some lost, some stolen, some as relics kept. Tennyson.