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etymology
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • Even where a noun and verb of kindred meaning were not etymologically connected, one or other of them was frequently suppressed.
  • No etymological principle was followed here: in some cases it was the original noun that was chosen for retention, in other cases the verb.
  • The B words were not constructed on any etymological plan.

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