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procure
used in The Scarlet Letter

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get by special effort
  • Her mother, with a morbid purpose that may be better understood hereafter, had bought the richest tissues that could be procured, and allowed her imaginative faculty its full play in the arrangement and decoration of the dresses which the child wore before the public eye.
    Chapter 6 -- Pearl (11% in)

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