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 Heaven.Heavy Man (The), 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Heavies (The),
 
means the heavy cavalry, which consists of men of greater build and height than Lancers and Hussars. (See LIGHT TROOPS.)   1
 


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