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disposition of
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Anna Karenina
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disposition of
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Anna Karenina
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  • Sergey Ivanovitch was unequaled in his skill in winding up the most heated and serious argument by some unexpected pinch of Attic salt that changed the disposition of his opponent.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Answering inquiries about the disposition of Anna Arkadyevna's rooms and belongings, he had exercised immense self-control to appear like a man in whose eyes what had occurred was not unforeseen nor out of the ordinary course of events, and he attained his aim: no one could have detected in him signs of despair.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: disposition of the matter
as in: a kind disposition
as in: disposition of the assets
as in: a disposition to learn
as in: strategic troop disposition
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