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And Then There Were None
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brief
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And Then There Were None
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unspecified meaning
  • He wouldn’t have had time during that brief interval when I left him-not, that is, unless he fairly hared down there and back again, and I doubt if he’s in good enough training to do that and show no signs of it.

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as in: briefed her Define
to give a summary of important information to someone
as in: legal brief Define
a summary of important facts -- especially an opinion of a legal case
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