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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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intrusion
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • The memory of their last face-to-face encounter kept intruding too, and it rather heightened Harry’s sense of embarrassment; he had shouted a lot on that occasion, not to mention done his best to smash several of Dumbledore’s most prized possessions.
  • "You must forgive this intrusion," he said, when Mrs. Weasley looked around at him, beaming and wiping her eyes.
  • "I don’t want to intrude, wouldn’t be here at all if Percy hadn’t wanted to see you all so badly…."
  • Harry gave a guilty start and wrenched his imagination away from a corridor in which no Ron intruded, in which he and Ginny were quite alone — "What?" he said confusedly.
  • Harry had never seen Lupin lose control before; he felt as though he was intruding upon something private, indecent.

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  • It is an unnecessary government intrusion into private affairs.
  • our security software detected an unauthorized intrusion into the network

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