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English Dictionary: vagaries by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Vagary \Va*ga"ry\, n.; pl. {Vagaries}. [L. vagari to stroll
      about. See {Vague}.]
      1. A wandering or strolling. [Obs.]
  
      2. Hence, a wandering of the thoughts; a wild or fanciful
            freak; a whim; a whimsical purpose. [bd]The vagaries of a
            child.[b8] --Spectator.
  
                     They changed their minds, Flew off, and into strange
                     vagaries fell.                                    --Milton.
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