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Definitiona natural attraction or feeling of kinship
- 'You don't mean to say that there is any affinity between nautical matters and ecclesiastical matters?'Chapters 22-24 (54% in)
- The young man still replied: 'Come to the pollis!' and was dragging me against the donkey in a violent manner, as if there were any affinity between that animal and a magistrate, when he changed his mind, jumped into the cart, sat upon my box, and, exclaiming that he would drive to the pollis straight, rattled away harder than ever.Chapters 10-12 (99% in)
- (Poetical affinity.Chapters 37-39 (55% in)
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