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specimen
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The Time Machine
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  • Yet these people were clothed in pleasant fabrics that must at times need renewal, and their sandals, though undecorated, were fairly complex specimens of metalwork.
  • The Psychologist leant forward to see, holding out his hand for a specimen.
  • One corner I saw was charred and shattered; perhaps, I thought, by an explosion among the specimens.
  • If you’ll stop to lunch I’ll prove you this time travelling up to the hilt, specimen and all.
  • At the risk of disappointing Richardson I stayed on, waiting for the Time Traveller; waiting for the second, perhaps still stranger story, and the specimens and photographs he would bring with him.

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  • The museum holds over a million insect specimens.
  • they collected a tissue specimen for analysis

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