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staid
used in Arrowsmith

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Definition
respectable or conservative, and low-keyed in behavior — possibly a bit dull
  • As primly as the oldest, most staid scientist in the Institute, Martin protested, "Oh, she belongs to very nice family.
    Chapter 39 (25% in)

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