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insulate
used in The Scarlet Letter

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  • It was, moreover, a separate and insulated event, to occur but once in her lifetime, and to meet which, therefore, reckless of economy, she might call up the vital strength that would have sufficed for many quiet years.
    Chapter 5 -- Hester at her Needle (4% in)

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