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breach
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • I cannot say that I do unless it were that he wished to be able to deny his signature if an action for breach of promise were instituted.
  • There was little difficulty in entering the grounds, for unrepaired breaches gaped in the old park wall.

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  • He was sued for breach of contract.
  • Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more;
    Shakespeare, William  --  King Henry V

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