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The Fountainhead
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  • The ground had been prepared, the pillars eaten through long ago; the Cortlandt case provided the final impact.
  • Wynand felt that the two words had some impact on Roark apart from any normal meaning they could convey; he sensed it without reason; he wanted to ask: "What’s the matter?" but couldn’t, since Roark had really shown nothing.

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as in: her impact on foreign policy Define
influence or effect
as in: at the moment of impact Define
collision (when two objects collide or crash)
as in: an impact sore Define
pressed firmly
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