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officiate
used in Moby Dick

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act in an official capacity — such as when enforcing rules at a sports event or presiding over a wedding ceremony
  • No wonder, then, that they made a straight wake for the whale's mouth—the bar—when the wrinkled little old Jonah, there officiating, soon poured them out brimmers all round.
    Chapters 1-3 -- Loomings; The Carpet-Bag; The Spouter-Inn (55% in)

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