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A Farewell to Arms
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breech
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A Farewell to Arms
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  • Rinaldi took the note, folded it without rising from the bed and slid it in his breeches pocket.
  • I stood up, took off the breeches and pulled off the kneebrace.
  • Later I slept on the floor of the corridor; first putting my pocketbook with my money and papers in it inside my shirt and trousers so that it was inside the leg of my breeches.

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  • It was a difficult breech birth.
  • The rocket is breech-loaded and a two-person team can fire it six times a minute.

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