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tithe
used in The Return of the King

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Definition
to pay a portion of one's income — especially a tenth of income to a church
  • They are sparing only a tithe of their strength.
    5.1 -- Book 5 Chapter 1 -- Minas Tirith (93% in)
  • 'If you're right in your reckoning, we haven't dealt with a tithe of them yet.
    6.8 -- Book 6 Chapter 8 -- The Scouring of the Shire (59% in)

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