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bias
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Northanger Abbey
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  • It would be mortifying to the feelings of many ladies, could they be made to understand how little the heart of man is affected by what is costly or new in their attire; how little it is biased by the texture of their muslin, and how unsusceptible of peculiar tenderness towards the spotted, the sprigged, the mull, or the jackonet.

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  • She has a bias against young people.
  • Everyone knows she is too biased to act as an impartial judge.

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