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paternal
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The Two Towers
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paternal
Used in
The Two Towers
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  • Various reproachful names for himself came to Sam's mind, drawn from the Gaffer's large paternal word-hoard; then it also occurred to him that his master had been right: there had for the present been nothing to guard against.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: paternal grandmother
as in: paternal attitude
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