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lapse
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lapse
Used in
The Giver
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  • And now his lapses are very few.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He couldn't seem to stop, though for each lapse the discipline wand came again, escalating to a series of painful lashes that left marks on Asher's legs.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: allowed the policy to lapse
as in: a lapse in judgement
as in: after the lapse of many hours
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