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dexterity
used in Northanger Abbey

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Definition
adroitness (skill) — with the hands or mind
  • Catherine, delighted at so happy an escape, spoke her pleasure aloud with grateful surprise; and her companion immediately made the matter perfectly simple by assuring her that it was entirely owing to the peculiarly judicious manner in which he had then held the reins, and the singular discernment and dexterity with which he had directed his whip.
    Chapter 9 (31% in)

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