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utilitarian
used in Far from the Madding Crowd

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  • It is possible that there was this golden legend under the utilitarian one: "I will help to my last effort the woman I have loved so dearly."
    Chapters 34-36 (85% in)
  • Since then the appellation which I had thought to reserve to the horizons and landscapes of a merely realistic dream-country, has become more and more popular as a practical definition; and the dream-country has, by degrees, solidified into a utilitarian region which people can go to, take a house in, and write to the papers from.
    Preface (51% in)

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