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ingenious
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The Hobbit
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  • ...they invented some of the machines that have since troubled the world, especially the ingenious devices for killing large numbers of people at once,
  • We shall soon before the break of day start on our long journey, a journey from which some of us, or perhaps all of us (except our friend and counsellor, the ingenious wizard Gandalf) may never return.

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  • It was an ingenious solution to the problem—as reliable as it was easy.
  • The first person to put wheels on a suitcase had an ingenious idea.

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