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pertinent
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Ulysses
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  • —Most pertinent question, the professor said between his chews.
  • It is interesting because, as he pertinently remarks, we are all born in the same way but we all die in different ways.
  • At this pertinent suggestion Mr Bloom, to change the subject, looked down but in a quandary, as he couldn’t tell exactly what construction to put on belongs to which sounded rather a far cry.

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  • After the accident, we frequently had little chats about Mia’s progress and passed along pertinent info to her grandparents.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • I have no idea what he said, but it must have been pertinent, for she scrambled to her feet, shook herself, and bounced amiably after him as he went to sniff at the slumbering forms of Uncle Albert and the Stranger.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf

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