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To CHA’RACTER. v.a.

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To CHA’RACTER. v.a. [from the noun.] To inscribe; to en-
grave.
These few precepts in thy memory
See thou character. Shakesp. Hamlet.
Shew me one scar character’d on thy skin. Shakesp. H. VI.
O Rosalind! these trees shall be my books,
And in their barks my thoughts I’ll character.
Shakesp. As you like it.