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substantive
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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important or significant in quantity
  • So her manner of marketing was to plump a noun-substantive at the head of a shopkeeper without any introduction in the nature of an article, and, if it happened not to be the name of the thing she wanted, to look round for that thing, lay hold of it, and hold on by it until the bargain was concluded.
    3.7 — A Knock at the Door (33% in)

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