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exposition
Used In
Middlemarch
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  • And who do you think they were?" said Caleb, taking a pinch of snuff and holding it up between his fingers, as if it were a part of his exposition.
  • "Large towns be damned!" said Mr. Hawley, impatient of exposition.

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  • It was displayed at the famous exposition in Paris in 1900.
  • we would have understood the play better if there had been some initial exposition of the background

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