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sedulous
used in Persuasion

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marked by care and persistent effort
  • Immediately surrounding Mrs Musgrove were the little Harvilles, whom she was sedulously guarding from the tyranny of the two children from the Cottage, expressly arrived to amuse them.
    Chapter 14 (71% in)

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