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Used in
Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • Dumbledore inclined his head in a little bow.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • A stately-looking witch in an emerald green shawl inclined her head.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Potter has never shown much inclination to follow school rules.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Harry inclined his head awkwardly at each of them as they were introduced.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Dumbledore's head was inclined towards the woman sitting next to him, who was talking into his ear.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The gently rippling veil intrigued him; he felt a very strong inclination to climb up on the dais and walk through it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I had gone there to see an applicant for the post of Divination teacher, though it was against my inclination to allow the subject of Divination to continue at all.  (not reviewed by editor)

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