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Far from the Madding Crowd
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • Farmer Oak had one-and-a-half Christian characteristics too many to succeed with Bathsheba: his humility, and a superfluous moiety of honesty.

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  • The receptivity of a host cell to a virus is in many cases largely dependent on the structure of the glycan moieties present on the cell surface.
  • Had it not been for the moiety of barbarism in her nature it is probable that lady would not have been there, but her intense and fervid soul would not allow her to be absent on an occasion in which she was so terribly interested.
    Frank R. Stockton  --  The Lady, or the Tiger?

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