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  • ’A specimen of the thanks one gets,’ cried Mrs. Markleham, in tears, ’for taking care of one’s family!
  • …perhaps it was a little indecent that the principal registrar of all, whose duty it was to find the public, constantly resorting to this place, all needful accommodation, should be an enormous sinecurist in virtue of that post (and might be, besides, a clergyman, a pluralist, the holder of a staff in a cathedral, and what not), — while the public was put to the inconvenience of which we had a specimen every afternoon when the office was busy, and which we knew to be quite monstrous.

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  • The museum holds over a million insect specimens.
  • they collected a tissue specimen for analysis

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