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peruse
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Emma
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  • When his letter to Mrs. Weston arrived, Emma had the perusal of it; and she read it with a degree of pleasure and admiration which made her at first shake her head over her own sensations, and think she had undervalued their strength.

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  • Please peruse this report at your leisure.
  • She perused the menu while she waited for him to arrive.

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