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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • But all trials bring their compensations.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The boys dressed themselves, hid their accoutrements, and went off grieving that there were no outlaws any more, and wondering what modern civilization could claim to have done to compensate for their loss.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: he compensates with extra effort
as in: she is generously compensated
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