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arid
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  • I had been told that Frome was poor, and that the saw-mill and the arid acres of his farm yielded scarcely enough to keep his household through the winter; but I had not supposed him to be in such want as Harmon’s words implied, and I expressed my wonder.

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  • My skin dries in the arid desert climate.
  • a technically perfect but arid performance of the sonata

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