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attain
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • The locket was accorded this place of honor not because it was valuable — in all usual senses it was worthless — but because of what it had cost to attain it.
  • Rather than channel his abilities into the attainment of awards and prizes, however, Gellert Grindelwald devoted himself to other pursuits.
  • It was only when he had attained a great age that the youngest brother finally took off the Cloak of Invisibility and gave it to his son.

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  • She was the first woman to attain the rank of general.
  • They hope to attain effective law and order in the region before withdrawing troops.

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