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Scopus

/ˈskəʊpəs/
noun
1.
Mount Scopus, a mountain in central Israel, east of Jerusalem: a N extension of the Mount of Olives; site of the Hebrew University (1925). Height: 834 m (2736 ft)
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  • Really, scopus, it is ridiculous that I should be carried along the streets like a woman.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • At the entrance of scopus and his companions the proceedings were arrested.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • "I thought the emperor meant well towards you," scopus said.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • He had no doubt that there was some truth in what scopus said; his own experience in battle had shown him this.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • "If a man is active without being strong, I should make a retiarius of him," scopus said.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • It seems to me that the fire is advancing in this direction, also, scopus.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • "You don't feel that after the first minute or two," scopus laughed.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • scopus took six of his best pupils to the first games that were given after the fire.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • scopus, who slept in a cubicule leading off the great room, asked.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty
  • It was now ten months since Beric had entered the school of scopus.

    Beric the Briton G. A. Henty

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