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abate
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Middlemarch
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  • They sat in that way without looking at each other, until the rain abated and began to fall in stillness.

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  • The storm abated.
  • When he opened them again it was evening and some of the sharp pain had abated, there were many dull aches, and the crash came back to him fully.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Hatchet

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