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 for To feel of
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Feel \Feel\, v. i.
     1. To have perception by the touch, or by contact of anything
        with the nerves of sensation, especially those upon the
        surface of the body.
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     2. To have the sensibilities moved or affected.
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              [She] feels with the dignity of a Roman matron.
                                                    --Burke.
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              And mine as man, who feel for all mankind. --Pope.
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     3. To be conscious of an inward impression, state of mind,
        persuasion, physical condition, etc.; to perceive one's
        self to be; -- followed by an adjective describing the
        state, etc.; as, to feel assured, grieved, persuaded.
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              I then did feel full sick.            --Shak.
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     4. To know with feeling; to be conscious; hence, to know
        certainly or without misgiving.
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              Garlands . . . which I feel
              I am not worthy yet to wear.          --Shak.
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     5. To appear to the touch; to give a perception; to produce
        an impression by the nerves of sensation; -- followed by
        an adjective describing the kind of sensation.
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              Blind men say black feels rough, and white feels
              smooth.                               --Dryden.
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     To feel after, to search for; to seek to find; to seek as a
        person groping in the dark. "If haply they might feel
        after him, and find him." --Acts xvii. 27.
  
     To feel of, to examine by touching.
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