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expedient
used in The Call of the Wild

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Definition
a practical action — especially one that accepts negative tradeoffs due to circumstances

or:

convenient, speedy, or practical
  • Other men saw to the welfare of their dogs from a sense of duty and business expediency; he saw to the welfare of his as if they were his own children
    Chapter 6 — For the Love of a Man (9% in)
expediency = an action that is speedy or practical
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