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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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  • Every quotation contributes something to the stability or enlargement of the language.
  • Since he lacks originality he must rely on quotation
  • This post needed more words in "quotation". zinkywinks
  • He recalled the quotation from the English essayist Walter Bagehot: “We must not let daylight in upon the magic.” for more
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