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Used in
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • But it is profoundly true.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • My friend rose now and paced up and down the room, his hands in his pockets, and an expression of the most profound gravity upon his face.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Botany variable, geology profound as regards the mud-stains from any region within fifty miles of town, chemistry eccentric, anatomy unsystematic, sensational literature and crime records unique, violin-player, boxer, swordsman, lawyer, and self-poisoner by cocaine and tobacco.  (not reviewed by editor)

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