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descend
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Great Expectations
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  • The turnkey laughed, and gave us good day, and stood laughing at us over the spikes of the wicket when we descended the steps into the street.
  • I walked past the fountain twice or thrice before I descended the steps that were between me and my rooms, but I was quite alone.

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  • We saw the rocket descend.
  • The path descends to the bottom of the mountain.

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