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protégé
used in Washington Square

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Definition
someone who receives help in their career from a more experienced or influential mentor or patron
  • He is a distant relation of Lavinia's protege.
    Chapter 6 (67% in)
  • The Doctor, the next time he saw his sister Elizabeth, let her know that he had made the acquaintance of Lavinia's protege.
    Chapter 7 (85% in)

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