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appeal
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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unspecified meaning
  • To the man of precisely scientific mind the work of Monsieur Bertillon must always appeal strongly.
  • If matters came to a crisis I should endeavour to be present in person; but you can understand that, with my extensive consulting practice and with the constant appeals which reach me from many quarters, it is impossible for me to be absent from London for an indefinite time.

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as in: appealed for help Define
a request or the act of asking -- sometimes specifically that a decision be overturned
as in: appeals to youthful tastes Define
attractiveness or desirability; or to be attractive or desirable
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