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The Call of the Wild
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The Call of the Wild
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  • His had softened during the many generations since the day his last wild ancestor was tamed by a cave-dweller or river man.
  • He would lie by the hour, eager, alert, at Thornton’s feet, looking up into his face, dwelling upon it, studying it, following with keenest interest each fleeting expression, every movement or change of feature.

  • There are no more uses of "dwell" in the book.

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as in: Don't dwell on it. Define
to think, communicate, or let attention stay on (or return to) something for a prolonged period
as in: It dwells in the forest. Define
make one's home in; or to live in; or to stay (in a place)
as in: a modest dwelling Define
a house or shelter in which someone lives
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