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fixation -- as in: fixated on football
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Brave New World
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  • So essential when there was under-production; but in an age of machines and the fixation of nitrogen–positively a crime against society.
  • Even after decanting, he’s still inside a bottle–an invisible bottle of infantile and embryonic fixations.

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  • Rather than leadership, we see a fixation on daily poll results.
  • The fixation on short-term profits eroded long-term growth.

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