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surmount
used in Howards End

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overcome (to successfully deal with an obstacle)
  • The air grew cooler; they had surmounted the last gradient, and Oniton lay below them with its church, its radiating houses, its castle, its river-girt peninsula.
    Chapter 25 (51% in)

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