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descend
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The Great Gatsby
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  • With Jordan’s slender golden arm resting in mine, we descended the steps and sauntered about the garden.
  • The Carraways are something of a clan, and we have a tradition that we’re descended from the Dukes of Buccleuch, but the actual founder of my line was my grandfather’s brother, who came here in fifty-one, sent a substitute to the Civil War, and started the wholesale hardware business that my father carries on today.

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  • We saw the rocket descend.
  • The path descends to the bottom of the mountain.

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