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Usage examples for Daedalian

  1. He admits, nevertheless, that 'the commerce and industry of a country cannot be so secure when suspended on the Daedalian wings of paper- money, as on the solid ground of gold and silver; and that in time of war the insecurity is greatly increased, and great confusion possible where the circulation is for the greater part in paper. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson