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used in The House of the Seven Gables

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make holy by means of religious rites
  • A ceremony of consecration, festive as well as religious, was now to be performed.
    Chapter 1 — The Old Pyncheon Family (23% in)
  • An almost spiritual medium, like the electric telegraph, should be consecrated to high, deep, joyful, and holy missions.
    Chapter 17 — The Flight of Two Owls (83% in)

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