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abate
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • About this hour the snow abated: ten flakes fell where twenty had fallen, then one had the room of ten.

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  • The storm abated.
  • When he opened them again it was evening and some of the sharp pain had abated, there were many dull aches, and the crash came back to him fully.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Hatchet

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