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profound
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • But it is profoundly true.
  • My friend rose now and paced up and down the room, his hands in his pockets, and an expression of the most profound gravity upon his face.

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  • Botany variable, geology profound as regards the mud-stains from any region within fifty miles of town, chemistry eccentric, anatomy unsystematic, sensational literature and crime records unique, violin-player, boxer, swordsman, lawyer, and self-poisoner by cocaine and tobacco.

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as in: profound idea Define
deep or far-reaching in intellect or consequence
as in: profound sadness Define
of greatest intensity or emotional depth
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