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contend
Used in
The Call of the Wild
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  • The trail was in excellent condition, well packed and hard, and there was no new-fallen snow with which to contend.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • O'Brien contended it was Thornton's privilege to knock the runners loose, leaving Buck to "break it out" from a dead standstill.  (not reviewed by editor)

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