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contract
Used In
A Christmas Carol
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unspecified meaning
  • Our contract is an old one.
  • The upper portion of the garment was contracted for an instant in its folds, as if the Spirit had inclined its head.

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as in: legal contract Define
an agreement - typically written and enforceable by law
as in: contract the disease Define
to get -- especially in reference to a disease
as in: the metal contracted Define
when something gets shorter or smaller
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