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unprecedented
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not having happened before; or nothing similar having happened before
  • He was not in the least in a state of tension or of vigilance with regard to Catherine's prospects he was even on his guard against the ridicule that might attach itself to the spectacle of a house thrown into agitation by its daughter and heiress receiving attentions unprecedented in its annals.
    Chapter 7 (5% in)

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