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diligent
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  • with affection, diligence, and an extraordinarily heavy humor he devoted himself to the work...
  • No one heeded a wry Scotch doctor, diligent but undramatic through the epidemic, who hinted that plagues have been known to slacken and cease without phage.
  • Holabird stared, assembled his mustache, departed from his Diligent Director manner, and spoke: "Wait a minute, if you don’t mind.

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  • She’s the kind of diligent worker we want to hire.
  • A diligent detective investigates all clues.

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