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coherent
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The House of Mirth
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  • For a moment her heart beat incoherently, then she felt the sobering touch of fact, and remembered that such calls were not unknown in her charitable work.
  • The air was closer than usual, because Miss Haines, who had a cold, had not allowed a window to be opened even during the noon recess; and Lily’s head was so heavy with the weight of a sleepless night that the chatter of her companions had the incoherence of a dream.
  • Oh, Gerty, I wasn’t meant to be good," she sighed out incoherently.

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  • She is more coherent now than she was just after the accident an hour ago.
  • Her argument is coherent.

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