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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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GLOUT, v.i. To pout; to look sullen. [Not used.]

GLOUT, v.t. To view attentively. [Not in use.]

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GLOUT, v.i. To pout; to look sullen. [Not used.]

GLOUT, v.t. To view attentively. [Not in use.]

GLOUT, v.i. [Scot.]

To pout; to look sullen. [Not used.] Garth.

GLOUT, v.t.

To view attentively. [Not in use.]

  1. To pout; to look sullen.

    [Obs.] Garth.
  2. To view attentively; to gloat on; to stare at.

    [Obs.] Wright.
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GLOUT, verb intransitive To pout; to look sullen. [Not used.]

GLOUT, verb transitive To view attentively. [Not in use.]

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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.

3. Weight or consequence in self-estimation.

He believes himself a man of importance.

4. Thing implied; matter; subject; importunity. [In these senses, obsolete.]

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MIX'TURE, n. [L. mixtura.] The act of mixing, or state of being mixed. Compounds are made by the mixture of different substances.

1. A mass or compound, consisting of different ingredients blended without order. In this life there is a mixture of good and evil. Most wines in market are base mixtures.

2. The ingredient added and mixed. Cicero doubted whether it is possible for a community to exist without a prevailing mixture of piety in its constitution.

3. In pharmacy, a liquid medicine which receives into its composition not only extracts, salts and other substances dissolvable in water, but earths, powders and other substances not dissolvable.

4. In chimistry, mixture differs from combination. In mixture, the several ingredients are blended without an alteration of the substances, each of which still retains its own nature and properties. In combination, the substances unite by chimical attraction, and losing their distinct properties, they form a compound differing in its properties from either of the ingredients.

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