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preoccupied
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Brave New World
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preoccupied
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Brave New World
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  • The singing of the girls over their test-tubes, the preoccupied whistling of the Microscopists, suddenly ceased.

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  • The matter preoccupies her completely—she cannot think of anything else
  • got no help from his wife who was preoccupied with the children

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