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fulcrum
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Ulysses
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  • Regaining new stable equilibrium he rose uninjured though concussed by the impact, raised the latch of the area door by the exertion of force at its freely moving flange and by leverage of the first kind applied at its fulcrum, gained retarded access to the kitchen through the subadjacent scullery, ignited a lucifer match by friction, set free inflammable coal gas by turningon the ventcock, lit a high flame which, by regulating, he reduced to quiescent candescence and lit finally a

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  • It is the fulcrum on which the plan pivots.
  • Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.
    Archimedes

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