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detract
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Nice of you to turn up, Potter, although you have evidently decided that the wearing of school robes would detract from your appearance.

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  • I think she’s made a good case. I can neither add to it nor detract from it.
  • Her bad manners detract from her good character

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