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abut
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David Copperfield
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  • It was a crazy old house with a wharf of its own, abutting on the water when the tide was in, and on the mud when the tide was out, and literally overrun with rats.
  • ’From the shadow of this wall, I think,’ said I, as we emerged upon a road on which a wall abutted.
  • None of the best rooms abutted on the road; and the narrow, heavily-framed old-fashioned windows, never cheerful under any circumstances, looked very dismal, close shut, and with their blinds always drawn down.

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  • The property is zoned for commercial use, but it abuts residential property.
  • I looked at the little structure, barely as big as my bathroom, abutted against an identical box.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Heir

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