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redemption
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The House of Mirth
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redemption
Used in
The House of Mirth
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  • Her face had the air of unwholesome refinement which ill-health and over-work may produce, but its common prettiness was redeemed by the strong and generous curve of the lips.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: its main redeeming quality is...
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