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efface
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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Definition
remove completely from recognition or memory — sometimes by erasing
  • The fresh beauty of the following morning did something to efface from our minds the grim and gray impression which had been left upon both of us by our first experience of Baskerville Hall.
    Chapter 7 — The Stapletons of Merripit House (0% in)
efface = remove (or erase)
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