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precept
used in Of Human Bondage

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a rule for behavior — especially a shared moral doctrine
  • Moreover she insisted on advising him about his work, looked upon it as a slight when he did not follow her precepts, and would not understand that he felt himself no longer the duffer he had been at first.
    47-48 — Chapters 47-48 (56% in)

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