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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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compel
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • So excited and alarmed was he that I was compelled to go down to the spot where the animal had been and look around for it.
  • Now, however, I have arrived at a point in my narrative where I am compelled to abandon this method and to trust once more to my recollections, aided by the diary which I kept at the time.
  • MY DEAR HOLMES,—If I was compelled to leave you without much news during the early days of my mission you must acknowledge that I am making up for lost time, and that events are now crowding thick and fast upon us.

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  • Does our DNA compel us to act as we do?
  • Can we compel the witness to testify?

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