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denotes
used in The Scarlet Letter

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means literally; or indicates
  • A clump of scrubby trees, such as alone grew on the peninsula, did not so much conceal the cottage from view, as seem to denote that here was some object which would fain have been, or at least ought to be, concealed.
    Chapter 5 -- Hester at her Needle (30% in)
  • It denoted the advance of the procession of magistrates and citizens on its way towards the meeting-house: where, in compliance with a custom thus early established, and ever since observed, the Reverend Mr. Dimmesdale was to deliver an Election Sermon.
    Chapter 22 -- The Procession (1% in)

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