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The Age of Innocence
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  • After all, he thought it a good thing for a man to have his authority respected in his own house, even if his sense of humour sometimes made him question the force of his mandate.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Archer understood that he ran the risk of having his mandate withdrawn, and for some obscure reason he disliked the prospect.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: the election gave her a mandate
as in: a legal mandate
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