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ingenious
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • The method was no doubt suggested to Clay’s ingenious mind by the colour of his accomplice’s hair.
  • "Well, it is very ingenious," said I, laughing; "but since, as you said just now, there has been no crime committed, and no harm done save the loss of a goose, all this seems to be rather a waste of energy."

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  • It was an ingenious solution to the problem—as reliable as it was easy.
  • The first person to put wheels on a suitcase had an ingenious idea.

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