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  • He was childishly gratified to discover her appetite, and to see the relish with which she ate the food which he had procured for her.
  • "It seems to me," he said, "we spend money enough in this house to procure at least one meal a day which a man could eat and retain his self-respect."
  • He had even invented some, to which he had given fantastic names, and for whose manufacture he required diverse ingredients that it devolved upon Edna to procure for him.
  • Edna opened the blotter, and having procured paper and pen, began to write the note.

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  • She said the Air Force lacks the funds to procure maintenance equipment it needs.
  • She was charged with making false statements to procure a passport.

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