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delicacy
used in
Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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delicacy
Used in
Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Scrimgeour hesitated, then said, in what was evidently supposed to be a tone of delicacy, The Ministry can offer you all sorts of protection, you know, Harry.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: delicacy of her brushwork
as in: eat the delicacy
as in: discuss with delicacy
as in: offend her delicacy
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