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Figure Dancer (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Figure Dancer

One who alters figures on bank notes, converting tens to hundreds.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Figging Law * Filch

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Fine-1
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