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retention
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • No etymological principle was followed here: in some cases it was the original noun that was chosen for retention, in other cases the verb.

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  • The school is trying to improve freshman retention.
  • Retention of what is read improves when students cultivate an interest in what they are reading.

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