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The House of Mirth
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  • It was the last asset in their fortunes, the nucleus around which their life was to be rebuilt.
  • She had been willing from the first to employ Lily in the show-room: as a displayer of hats, a fashionable beauty might be a valuable asset.

  • There are no more uses of "assets" in the book.

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as in: it's one of her best assets Define
any positive trait or thing of value
as in: the company's assets Define
the cash value that an accountant would place on things that are owned; or the things of value
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