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In my view, the Christian religion is the most important and one of the first things in which all children, under a free government ought to be instructed... No truth is more evident to my mind than that the Christian religion must be the basis of any government intended to secure the rights and privileges of a free people.
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[.] BEWROUGHT', a. beraut' [be and work.] Worked. [Not used.]


[.] COUNTERWROUGHT, pp. Counteracted; opposed by contrary action.


[.] FUR'WROUGHT, a fur'raut. Made of fur.


[.] HIGH-WROUGHT, a. Wrought with exquisite art or skill; accurately finished. [.] 1. Inflamed to a high degree; as high-wrought passion.


[.] INWROUGHT, pp. or a. inraut'. [in and wrought, from work.] [.] Wrought or worked in or among other things, adorned with figures.


[.] MISWROUGHT, a. misraut'. Badly wrought.


[.] OUTWROUGHT, pp. outraut'. [See Work.] Outdone; exceeded in act or efficacy.


[.] OVERWROUGHT, pp. overraut'. [.] 1. Labored to excess. [.] 2. Worked all over; as overwrought with ornaments.


[.] ROUGH-WROUGHT, a. ruf'-raut. Wrought or done coarsely.


[.] UNWROUGHT, a. unraut'. Not labored; not manufactured; not reduced to due form.


[.] WROUGHT, pret. and pp. of work. raut. [.] 1. Worked; formed by work or labor; as wrought iron. [.] 2. Effected; performed. [.] [.] She hath wrought a good work upon me. Matthew 26. [.] 3. Effected; produced. He wrought the public safety. A great change was wrought ...

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1. Weight; consequence; a bearing on some interest; that quality of any thing by which it may affect a measure, interest or result. The education of youth is of great importance to a free government. A religious education is of infinite importance to every human being.

2. Weight or consequence in the scale of being.

Thy own importance know.

Nor bound thy narrow views to things below.

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STAR-FISH, n. [star and fish.] The sea star or asterias, a genus of marine animals or zoophytes, so named because their body is divided into rays, generally five in number, int he center of which and below is the mouth, which is the only orifice of the alimentary canal. They are covered with a coriaceous skin, armed with points or spines and pierced with numerous small holes, arranged in regular series, through which pass membranaceous tentacula or feelers, terminated each by a little disk or cup, by means of which they execute their progressive motions.

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