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cloister
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cloister
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Arrowsmith
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  • Ross McGurk was an emperor of the new era, better served than any cloistered satrap of old.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Dr. Arrowsmith, I trust we shall do more than merely say you are welcome here; I trust we shall show you how welcome you are! Dr. Gottlieb tells me that you have a natural aptitude for cloistered investigation but that you have been looking over the fields of medical practice and public health before you settled down to the laboratory.  (not reviewed by editor)

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