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poise
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The Call of the Wild
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  • The dog-driver held the axe poised in his hand, and as Buck shot past him the axe crashed down upon mad Dolly’s head.
  • His newborn cunning gave him poise and control.

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  • She has great charm and great poise.
  • The once self-conscious girl is now a woman with considerable poise.

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