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edify
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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to instruct — morally or intellectually
  • They were there gathered together without distinction of social class (and a most edifying spectacle it was to see) in that simple fane beside the waves, after the storms of this weary world, kneeling before the feet of the immaculate, reciting the litany of Our Lady of Loreto, beseeching her to intercede for them, the old familiar words, holy Mary, holy virgin of virgins.
    Episode 13 — Nausicca (21% in)

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