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a woman who is bound or who by bond becomes surety for another.
Historical Examples

August Strindberg, the Spirit of Revolt L. (Lizzy) Lind-af-Hageby
Recollections of Thirty-nine Years in the Army Charles Alexander Gordon
Creed And Deed Felix Adler
Insula Sanctorum et Doctorum John Healy
Green Fire Fiona Macleod


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