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descry
used in The Mill on the Floss

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  • Mr. Tulliver's return into the yard was descried by several young Mosses, who immediately ran in with the exciting news to their mother, so that Mrs. Moss was again on the door-step when her brother rode up.
    1.8 -- Book 1 Chapter 8 -- Mr. Tulliver Shows His Weaker Side (91% in)

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