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intercept
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The War of the Worlds
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  • Only the fact that a hummock of heathery sand intercepted the lower part of the Heat-Ray saved them.
  • They were all stalking seaward, as if to intercept the escape of the multitudinous vessels that were crowded between Foulness and the Naze.

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  • He intercepted the pass on the 5-yard line.
  • The fighter plane was ordered to intercept an aircraft that had entered the country’s airspace

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