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inroads
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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progress toward achieving a goal
  • With his firm health, and the little inroad that age has made upon him, fifteen years or twenty—yes, or perhaps five-and-twenty!
    Chapter 18 — Governor Pyncheon (11% in)

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