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specimen
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • Hence, you see, my double deduction that you had been out in vile weather, and that you had a particularly malignant boot-slitting specimen of the London slavey.
  • It was a magnificent specimen of the jeweller’s art, and the thirty-six stones were the finest that I have ever seen.

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  • The museum holds over a million insect specimens.
  • they collected a tissue specimen for analysis

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