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Abacus

Definition of abacus:

part of speech: noun

A counting- frame or table: ( arch.) a level tablet on the capital of a column.

part of speech: noun

A device for counting, consisting of beads or balls strung on wires or rods set in a frame; the top layer of a column or pillar.

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Violate

To treat roughly or severely; to ill- use; to encroach or trespass upon; as, to violate an other's rights or property; to profane or treat irreverently; as, to violate a tomb or grave; to transgress, as the law; to disregard, as a treaty; to break, as a promise; to outrage or dishonor. ...

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