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elusive
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Childhood's End
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  • He had a vague idea that something of great but elusive importance had happened, and wondered if he should 3iscuss it with Rashaverak.
  • These held, if George remembered correctly, some fifteen thousand volumes-almost everything of importance that had ever been published on the nebulous subjects of magic, psychic research, divining, telepathy, and the whole range of elusive phenomena lumped in the category of paraphysics.

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  • A permanent solution has proven elusive, but we expect to have one by the end of the month.
  • an elusive memory

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