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gist
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • Right then, everyone, listen closely — Dean Thomas, if you do that to the mouse again I shall put you in detention — most of you have now successfully Vanished your snails and even those who were left with a certain amount of shell have got the gist of the spell.

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  • Just tell me the gist of the matter.
  • It’s a 300 page report, but the gist of it is that the plan won’t work.

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