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Gaora

A tract of land inhabited by a people without heads. Their eyes are in their shoulders, and their mouth in their breast. (Hakluyt's Voyages.) (See Blemmyes.)

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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