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conjunction
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Seen in conjunction with Hester Prynne—kindly as so many now felt towards the latter—the dread inspired by Mistress Hibbins had doubled, and caused a general movement from that part of the market-place in which the two women stood.
  • "Nay; not so, my little Pearl," answered the minister; for, with the new energy of the moment, all the dread of public exposure, that had so long been the anguish of his life, had returned upon him; and he was already trembling at the conjunction in which—with a strange joy, nevertheless—he now found himself—"not so, my child.

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as in: "And" is a conjunction Define
a word (such as "and" or "but") that connects words or phrases or clauses in a sentence
as in: working in conjunction Define
when things are joined or happen together
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