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patron
Used in
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • On the other hand, the face and manner of my patron had made an unpleasant impression upon me, and I could not think that his explanation of the fullerís-earth was sufficient to explain the necessity for my coming at midnight, and his extreme anxiety lest I should tell anyone of my errand.  (not reviewed by editor)

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