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strident
used in Atlas Shrugged

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unpleasantly forceful — especially loud and harsh
  • He thought of all the living species that train their young in the art of survival, the cats who teach their kittens to hunt, the birds who spend such strident effort on teaching their fledglings to fly-yet man, whose tool of survival is the mind, does not merely fail to teach 3.6 Part 3 Chapter 6 — The Concerto of Deliverance (87% in)

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