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abstain
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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abstain
Used in
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • He promised to abstain from smoking, chewing, and profanity as long as he remained a member.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: 12 votes yes and 3 abstained
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