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acute
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Persuasion
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acute
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Persuasion
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  • Mrs Clay had freckles, and a projecting tooth, and a clumsy wrist, which he was continually making severe remarks upon, in her absence; but she was young, and certainly altogether well-looking, and possessed, in an acute mind and assiduous pleasing manners, infinitely more dangerous attractions than any merely personal might have been.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: acute pain
as in: acute vision
as in: an acute angle
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