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marathon
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Harry Potter (#2) and the Chamber of Secrets
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  • "Good for you," said a fifth year Harry had never spoken to; someone was patting him on the back as though he’d just won a marathon; Fred and George pushed their way to the front of the crowd and said together, "Why couldn’t we’ve come in the car, eh?"

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as in: ran her first marathon Define
a footrace of 26 miles 385 yards
as in: a six-hour marathon meeting Define
any long and arduous undertaking
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