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The Mill on the Floss
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devise -- as in: devise a plan
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The Mill on the Floss
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  • He had even devised a plan of starting off on a journey in this agreeable June weather; the headaches which he had constantly been alleging as a ground for stupidity and silence were a sufficient ostensible motive.

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  • She plans to devise something to launch water balloons.
  • devise a plan to take over the director’s office

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