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low-hanging fruit


Yet when he turned the corner she was standing with her back towards him, and stooping to gather the low-hanging fruit.
George Eliot  --  Adam Bede
  the more easily achieved of various goals
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  • Yet when he turned the corner she was standing with her back towards him, and stooping to gather the low-hanging fruit.
    George Eliot  --  Adam Bede
  • A $4 dose of a drug called nevirapine will normally protect a baby from infection during childbirth, so this intervention has been dubbed the low-hanging fruit of public health.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
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Associated words [difficulty]:   low-hanging fruit [9]
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