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sedulous
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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Definition
marked by care and persistent effort
  • M. He now begs them to search with the most sedulous care, and should any of the same quality be left, to forward it to him at once.
    p. 57.3
  • I thank you, sir"; and the clerk laid the two sheets of paper alongside and sedulously compared their contents.
    p. 41.3

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