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used in Of Human Bondage

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a usually elderly man who is the leader of a group such as a family or tribe
  • "Those old patriarchs lived to a jolly good old age, didn't they?' he said, with a queer little laugh in which Philip read a sort of timid appeal.
    107-108 — Chapters 107-108 (75% in)

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