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germane
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Don Quixote
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  • "Don’t be surprised at that," returned the musician; "for with the callow poets of our day the way is for every one to write as he pleases and pilfer where he chooses, whether it be germane to the matter or not, and now-a-days there is no piece of silliness they can sing or write that is not set down to poetic licence."

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  • Any sound that was not germane to the night would make them alert.
    John Steinbeck  --  The Pearl
  • Blomkvist had inspected the negatives and decided that close-ups of cute children’s faces or pictures of a painter appearing on stage were simply not germane to his objective.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

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