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dispose
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • It led, as perhaps you have guessed, to the recent capture and murder of Emmeline Vance, and it certainly helped dispose of Sirius Black, though I give you full credit for finishing him off.
  • Will you let me share my knowledge with your students? I place myself and my talents at your disposal.

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  • He questioned me I must confess that, at first, I thought he seemed ill-disposed towards Divination and I remember I was starting to feel a little odd, I had not eaten much that day but then ’ And now Harry was paying attention properly for the first time, for he knew what had happened then: Professor Trelawney had made the prophecy that had altered the course of his whole life, the prophecy about him and Voldemort.

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as in: dispose of the waste Define
to throw away
as in: dispose of the matter Define
to settle something so it no longer requires attention
as in: dispose of the assets Define
to sell or transfer to another
as in: disposed the troops along... Define
to arrange, position, or use things
as in: Is she disposed to help? Define
inclined (with a tendency to; or in the mood to)
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