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In the neighbourhood of this ton or dun of Elbo there are persistent traditions of a spectral hound or bandog.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
Mastin, a mastiue or bandog; a great country curre; also a rude, filthie, currish or cruell fellow.
THE MASTER OF GAMESECOND DUKE OF YORK, EDWARD
There are bones enough for you to crunch, you professional bandog.
CHARLEMONTW. GILMORE SIMMS
Bandog, a bailiff, or his followers; a sergeant, or his yeomen; also a fierce mastiff.
Toil on, labour like a very bandog and let scholarment and all Malthusiasts go hang.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
But now I put thee out of door and set the bandog to guard it; thou art locked out though the door be wide open, seest thou?
A bandog, as the name imports, was a dog so fierce, as to require to be chained up.
Bandog, ban′dog, n. a dog tied up as a watch-dog, or because of its ferocity.
Had you been bitten with Bandog fleas, as I have been, and haunted with the night Mare.
WIT WITHOUT MONEYFRANCIS BEAUMONT

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