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rigorous
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  • A dull, plain girl she was called by rigorous critics—a quiet, ladylike girl by those of the more imaginative sort; but by neither class was she very elaborately discussed.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: rigorous enforcement
as in: we follow a rigorous procedure
as in: a rigorous math class
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