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  • When she spied Mrs. McGanum or Mrs. Dyer ahead she crossed over with an elaborate pretense of looking at a billboard.
  • She sought to be sensible; she elaborately explained to herself that it was hysterical to condemn Gopher Prairie because it did not foam over the drama.
  • They elaborately glanced away, and were relieved as he went on: "The diagnosis of my Village Virus is simple enough.

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  • Please elaborate on the reasons you think this is the best plan.
  • As we talked, she elaborated on her idea

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