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disposition of
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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disposition of
Used in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • —Art, said Stephen, is the human disposition of sensible or intelligible matter for an esthetic end.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Kneeling thus on the flagstone to kindle the fire and busied with the disposition of his wisps of paper and candle-butts he seemed more than ever a humble server making ready the place of sacrifice in an empty temple, a levite of the Lord.  (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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