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fortify
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Babbitt
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  • The familiarity of the rite fortified him: the sight of the tall red iron gasoline-pump, the hollow-tile and terra-cotta garage, the window full of the most agreeable accessories—shiny casings, spark-plugs with immaculate porcelain jackets tire-chains of gold and silver.
  • CHAPTER XXIX I THE assurance of Tanis Judique’s friendship fortified Babbitt’s self-approval.

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  • the fortified border between North and South Korea
  • fortify the levees to withstand more rain

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