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The Giver
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appropriate
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The Giver
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  • Im feeling apprehensive, he confessed, glad that the appropriate descriptive word had finally come to him.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • No one had mentioned it, not even his parents, because the public announcement had been sufficient to produce the appropriate remorse.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Father had gone before the committee with a plea on behalf of Gabriel, who had not yet gained the weight appropriate to his days of life nor begun to sleep soundly enough at night to be placed with his family unit.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: appropriated the
as in: it is appropriate
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