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  • Burke and Grattan were anxious that provision should be made for the education of Irish Roman Catholic priests at home, to preserve them from the contagion of Jacobinism in France; Wolfe Tone, "with an incomparably juster forecast," as Lecky observes, "advocated the same measure for exactly opposite reasons."
  • Milan and Piedmont were comparatively well governed; but repugnance to Austrian rule in the former case, and the contagion of French Jacobinical opinions in the latter, brought those populations into increasing hostility to the rulers.
  • WHEELER, L. & SMITH, S. (1967) Censure of the model in the contagion of aggression.
  • The Inquisition was firm about protecting the young and ignorant from the contagion of heresy.
  • It is imperative that hydration is maintained in affected animals and that precautions are taken to prevent contagion of adjacent stock.

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