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divest
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
separate something from a person or firm — such as to sell, or take, or remove
  • Bob knew all about this particular affair, and spoke of the sport with an enthusiasm which no one who is not either divested of all manly feeling, or pitiably ignorant of rat-catching, can fail to imagine.
    1.6 -- Book 1 Chapter 6 -- The Aunts and Uncles Are Coming (58% in)

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