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  • Nat Hicks, Ella Stowbody, and Dave Dyer were abstracted, fingers and lips slightly moving.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • His step on the stairs; his quiet moving about the frigid room while he dressed; his abstracted and meaningless cough.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • When he was not affectionately coercing people into buying things they did not need, he stood at the back of the store, glowing, abstracted, feeling masculine as he recalled the tempestuous surprises of love revealed by Vida.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: read the abstract
as in: abstract thought
as in: abstract art
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