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devise -- as in: devise a plan
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • I have devised seven separate explanations, each of which would cover the facts as far as we know them.
  • At first it seemed to be impossible, but I soon devised a means.

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  • She plans to devise something to launch water balloons.
  • devise a plan to take over the director’s office

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