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dispel
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Persuasion
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  • With all these circumstances, recollections and feelings, she could not hear that Captain Wentworth’s sister was likely to live at Kellynch without a revival of former pain; and many a stroll, and many a sigh, were necessary to dispel the agitation of the idea.

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  • trying to dispel common myths about dieting
  • This should dispel any doubts.

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