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tithe
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
to pay a portion of one's income — especially a tenth of income to a church
  • Moreover, at a proper season, the tithing-men must take heed that she go both to school and to meeting.
    Chapter 8 -- The Elf-child and the Minister (81% in)

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