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waive
Used in
Moby Dick
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  • But while they freely waive a ceremonial like this, they do by no means renounce their claim to more solid tribute.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Be it known that, waiving all argument, I take the good old fashioned ground that the whale is a fish, and call upon holy Jonah to back me.  (not reviewed by editor)

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