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industrious
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War and Peace
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  • Craftsmen and industrious artisans, return to your work, your houses, your shops, where the protection of guards awaits you!
  • With reference to commerce, the proclamation to industrious workmen and to peasants evoked no response.
  • There were no industrious workmen, and the peasants caught the commissaries who ventured too far out of town with the proclamation and killed them.

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  • She is likely to succeed in the job because she is smart, friendly, and industrious.
  • She is the most industrious of all Tashi’s father’s widows, and her fields are praised for their cleanliness, productivity and general attractiveness.
    Alice Walker  --  The Color Purple

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