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used in The Sound and the Fury

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in opposition to
  • Purityis anegative state and therefore contrary to nature.
    2 — June 2, 1910 (41% in)
  • That they should not be there, that the whole result should not hinge on whether he saw them first or they saw him first, wouldbe opposed to allnature and contrary to the whole rhythm of events.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (78% in)

There are no more uses of "contrary to" in The Sound and the Fury.

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