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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • His eyes were still probing the air all about her, and he was moving gradually closer, with an air of hardly noticing what he was doing.
  • "Ah, Probity Probes," signed Travers theatrically, "so crude-but so effective!"
  • "One moment, madam," said the guard, raising his Probe.
  • The Probes, Harry knew, detected spells of concealment and hidden magical objects.
  • He stared down at the thin golden Probe and then at his companion, who said in a slightly dazed voice, "Yeah, you’ve just checked them, Marius.

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  • There was a congressional probe into the scandal.
  • She probed beneath the gum line as she examined his teeth.

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