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dwell
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Childhood's End
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  • Some of the more eccentric dwelling-places provided the few items of excitement in the news.
  • Far off were the mountains, where power and beauty dwelt, where the thunder sported above the glaciers and the air was clear and keen.

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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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