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abstain
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Anne Of Green Gables
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abstain
Used in
Anne Of Green Gables
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  • As a result Diana had abstained from any further imitative flights of imagination and did not think it prudent to cultivate a spirit of belief even in harmless dryads.  (not reviewed by editor)

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