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convention
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Gone with the Wind
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  • The change had been so gradual, the flouting of one small convention seeming to have no connection with the flouting of another, and none of them any connection with Rhett.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Even the presence of a negro maid would not satisfy the conventions.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: to convene
as in: conventional behavior
as in: The Geneva Convention
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