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provost
used in The Killer Angels

2 uses
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a high-ranking university administrator
  • He saw a long line of dark wagons, a band of Provost guards, men gathered in groups around stacked rifles, small fires.
    2.2 — Day 2 Chapter 2 (59% in)
  • Meade had ordered every soldier to action, even the Provost Guards.
    2.4 — Day 2 Chapter 4 (5% in)

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