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premise
Used in
David Copperfield
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  • Allow me to say that I fully defer to the reasonable character of that inquiry, and proceed to develop it; premising that it is not an object of a pecuniary nature.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • After premising thus much, it would be a work of supererogation to add, that dust and ashes are for ever scattered 'On 'The 'Head 'Of 'WILKINS MICAWBER.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: the premise of the argument
as in: the premise of the story
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