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devise -- as in: devise a plan
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The Two Towers
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  • Others might be devised.
  • A fell weapon, perchance, devised by the Dark Lord.
  • Little she knew of or cared for towers, or rings, or anything devised by mind or hand, who only desired death for all others, mind and body, and for herself a glut of life.
  • It pleased him that she should dwell there hungry but unabated in malice, a more sure watch upon that ancient path into his land than any other that his skill could have devised.

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  • She plans to devise something to launch water balloons.
  • devise a plan to take over the director’s office

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