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devise -- as in: devise a plan
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Ulysses
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  • He rests, disarmed of fatherhood, having devised that mystical estate upon his son.
  • And full fair cheer and rich was on the board that no wight could devise a fuller ne richer.
  • Well observed and those pannier pockets of the skirt and slightly pegtop effect are devised to suggest bunchiness of hip.

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  • She plans to devise something to launch water balloons.
  • devise a plan to take over the director’s office

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