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robust
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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • You don’t come in here,’ said Mr Snawley’s better-half, interposing her person, which was a robust one, in the doorway.
  • I cannot call to mind, now, how I came to hear about Yorkshire schools when I was a not very robust child, sitting in bye-places near Rochester Castle, with a head full of PARTRIDGE, STRAP, TOM PIPES, and SANCHO PANZA; but I know that my first impressions of them were picked up at that time, and that they were somehow or other connected with a suppurated abscess that some boy had come home with, in consequence of his Yorkshire guide, philosopher, and friend, having ripped it open with…

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  • She enjoys a robust workout.
  • They presented a robust defense.

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