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  • In the case of Pondicherry, seven weeks elapsed between the threat and its fulfilment, in Dundee it was only some three or four days.
  • But, as a matter of fact, seven weeks elapsed.
  • "It was in January, ’85, that my poor father met his end, and two years and eight months have elapsed since then.

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  • three years elapsed
  • Three months have elapsed since the fire.

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