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Use "asses" in a sentence
"The _asses_ and _loads_ being all marked and numbered with red paint, a certain number of each was allotted to each of the six messes, into which the soldiers were divided; and the asses were further subdivided amongst the individuals of each mess, so that every man could tell at first sight the ass and load which belonged to him."
"But if the first three had specifically assigned to them eighteen oun - ces, then the dupokdium or double as would again take place; and the estate being divided into iwo asses or 24 ounces, the three heirs niMdinated simply, without assignment of shares, would divide be - tween them in equal portions six asses* Ferriere in loco."
"We worked for years to put Democrats in power — and all we have now to cover our naked, freezing asses is these lousy Kos T-shirts."