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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • Above the woods which lined it upon the farther side we could see the red, jutting pinnacles which marked the site of the rich landowner’s dwelling.
  • Let the weight of the matter rest upon me now, and do not let your mind dwell upon it further.

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  • My wife was on a visit to her mother’s, and for a few days I was a dweller once more in my old quarters at Baker Street.
  • Therefore it is upon the logic rather than upon the crime that you should dwell.

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as in: Don't dwell on it. Define
to think, communicate, or let attention stay on (or return to) something for a prolonged period
as in: It dwells in the forest. Define
make one's home in; or to live in; or to stay (in a place)
as in: a modest dwelling Define
a house or shelter in which someone lives
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