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compensate
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Ethan Frome
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compensate
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Ethan Frome
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  • But when Zenobia's doctor recommended her looking about for some one to help her with the house-work the clan instantly saw the chance of exacting a compensation from Mattie.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: she is generously compensated
as in: he compensates with extra effort
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