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1. a treacherous comrade ...1430-40 obs.
2. a prostitute ...1605 obs.
3. a glow-worm ...1774 obs.
4. an earthworm ...1966 Amer. dial.
From: A Briefe Discourse of the True (but neglected) Use of Charact'ring
the Degrees, by their Perfection, Imperfection, and Diminution in Measurable Musick,
against the Common Practise and Custome of those Times.
By Thomas Ravenscroft, 1614