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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • There is a realm in which the most acute and most experienced of detectives is helpless.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Their evidence, corroborated by that of several friends, tends to show that Sir Charles's health has for some time been impaired, and points especially to some affection of the heart, manifesting itself in changes of colour, breathlessness, and acute attacks of nervous depression.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: an acute angle
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