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  • He was, in fact, a museum specimen of what a small town, a well-disciplined public school, a tradition of hearty humor, and a pious mother could produce from the material of a courageous and ingenious mind.
  • Ella Stowbody had once gone to a Jolly Seventeen Soiree in the village hack, hitherto confined to chief mourners at funerals; and Harry Haydock and Dr. Terry Gould always appeared in the town’s only specimens of evening clothes.
  • She was magnificently a specimen of the illiterate divorcee of forty made up to look thirty, clever, and alluring.

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  • The museum holds over a million insect specimens.
  • they collected a tissue specimen for analysis

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