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light–o'–love

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noun \ˌlīt-ə-ˈləv\

Definition of light–o'–love

plural light–o'–loves also lights–of–love



1589

First Known Use of light–o'–love

1589

Variants of light–o'–love

also light–of–love play \-əv-ˈ\

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