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elegant
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • Inside, however, there were large rooms furnished with an elegance in which I seemed to recognize the taste of the lady.
  • With her perfect figure and elegant dress she was, indeed, a strange apparition upon a lonely moorland path.

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  • There could not have been a greater contrast between brother and sister, for Stapleton was neutral tinted, with light hair and gray eyes, while she was darker than any brunette whom I have seen in England—slim, elegant, and tall.

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as in: an elegant gown Define
refined and tasteful in appearance, behavior or style
as in: as elegant equation Define
a solution that is simpler (and often more comprehensive) than most would anticipate
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