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abeyance
used in Atlas Shrugged

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a temporary stop or suspension
  • The unnatural pallor of the moonlight seemed to dissolve the differences of their faces and to stress the quality they all had in common: a look of cautious appraisal, part fear, part plea, part impertinence held in abeyance.
    2.10 Part 2 Chapter 10 — The Sign of the Dollar (53% in)

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