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vis--vis -- (French)
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • These owners of the two most appreciative throats in the neighbourhood, within the pale of respectability, were now sitting face to face over a three-legged circular table, having an iron rim to keep cups and pots from being accidentally elbowed off; they might have been said to resemble the setting sun and the full moon shining vis-a-vis across the globe.

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  • Some Girders take it very seriously, of course, and we love it when people want to participate, but the rank is really just a fun way to see how your participation manifests itself vis-a-vis the overall Circle community.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • "Which makes me wonder if the wights have been tinkering with nature," said Millard, "vis--vis the transference of peculiar souls."
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City

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