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sheer
used in Leaves of Grass

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  • From the cinder-strew'd threshold I follow their movements, The lithe sheer of their waists plays even with their massive arms, Overhand the hammers swing, overhand so slow, overhand so sure, They do not hasten, each man hits in his place.
    Book 3 — Song of Myself (17% in)

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