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inscribe
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • There, too, in tiny clear lettering, the same slogans were inscribed, and on the other face of the coin the head of Big Brother.
  • But he lingered for some minutes more, talking to the old man, whose name, he discovered, was not Weeks-as one might have gathered from the inscription over the shop-front — but Charrington.
  • The inscription on the title-page ran: THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF OLIGARCHICAL COLLECTIVISM by Emmanuel Goldstein
  • Statues, inscriptions, memorial stones, the names of streets — anything that might throw light upon the past had been systematically altered.

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  • The ring was inscribed with these words...
  • She has her name and office phone number inscribed on her iPad.

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