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conjunction
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War and Peace
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conjunction
Used in
War and Peace
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  • There was something naively festive in his air, which, in conjunction with his firm and virile features, gave him a rather comical expression.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • We shall therefore confidently await the moment when the Imperial Russian army will be fully equipped, and shall then, in conjunction with it, easily find a way to prepare for the enemy the fate he deserves.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • After Smolensk Napoleon sought a battle beyond Dorogobuzh at Vyazma, and then at Tsarevo-Zaymishche, but it happened that owing to a conjunction of innumerable circumstances the Russians could not give battle till they reached Borodino, seventy miles from Moscow.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And it must appear an astonishing conjunction of genius with a whole series of extraordinary chances that this ram, who instead of getting into the general fold every evening goes into a special enclosure where there are oats—that this very ram, swelling with fat, is killed for meat.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: working in conjunction
as in: "And" is a conjunction
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