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terse
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • ’It’s not my own neck I’m saving,’ said Harry tersely, tugging the trunk over a patch of particularly uneven, moth-eaten carpet right in front of the door.
  • ’Right,’ said Harry tersely.
  • ’Sit down, Potter,’ said Professor McGonagall tersely.

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  • Her tweets are terse and insightful.
  • Her report is short, terse, and easy to understand.

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