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contract
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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contract
Used in
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • When she leaned over the balcony and came to those wonderful lines, Although I joy in thee, I have no joy of this contract to-night: It is too rash, too unadvised, too sudden; Too like the lightning, which doth cease to be Ere one can say, "It lightens."  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: legal contract
as in: contract the disease
as in: the metal contracted
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