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obsolete
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
no longer in general use because it was replaced by something better
  • She walked briskly in the brisk air, the color rose in her cheeks, and her straw bonnet (which our contemporaries might look at with conjectural curiosity as at an obsolete form of basket) fell a little backward.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (18% in)

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