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lax
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The Age of Innocence
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  • "At the Tuileries," he repeated, seeing the eyes of the company expectantly turned on him, "the standard was excessively lax in some respects; and if you’d asked where Morny’s money came from—!

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  • Lax safeguards contributed to the oil spill.
  • such lax and slipshod ways are no longer acceptable

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