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Usage examples for Babylonic

  1. Claude starts this afternoon to sit for six months in Babylonic smoke, working up his sketches into certain unspeakable pictures, with which the world will be astonished, or otherwise, at the next Royal Academy Exhibition; while I, for whom another fortnight of pure western air remains, am off to well- known streams, to be in time for the autumn floods, and the shoals of fresh- run salmon trout. – Prose Idylls by Charles Kingsley
  2. Laura unfolded the story, and when she came to the end, the excitement was hot and Babylonic – A Splendid Hazard by Harold MacGrath