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besiege
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Middlemarch
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  • And since its appearance near London, we may well besiege the Mercy-seat for our protection," said Mr. Bulstrode, not intending to evade Lydgate’s allusion, but really preoccupied with alarms about himself.

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  • The Turks besieged Vienna
  • Helicopters dropped food and medicine into the besieged city.

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