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perception
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Oliver Twist
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perception
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Oliver Twist
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  • The elderly female was a woman of wisdom and experience; she knew what was good for children; and she had a very accurate perception of what was good for herself.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'They asked her,' said Noah, who, as he grew more wakeful, seemed to have a dawning perception who Sikes was, 'they asked her why she didn't come, last Sunday, as she promised.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Mr. Giles was at a loss to comprehend what this outcry meant; but Harry Maylie, whose perceptions were something quicker, and who had heard Oliver's history from his mother, understood it at once.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: perception of external stimuli
as in: perception of injustice
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