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genuine
used in The Tipping Point

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Definition
real (as when a person is sincere or an object is not a replica or fake)
  • He simply likes people, in a genuine and powerful way, and he finds the patterns of acquaintanceship and interaction in which people arrange themselves to be endlessly fascinating.
    Chapter 2 (22% in)
  • But each of these aspects of her self may be a quite genuine and real aspect of her total being.
    Chapter 4 (84% in)
  • The figure of 150 seems to represent the maximum number of individuals with whom we can have a genuinely social relationship, the kind of relationship that goes with knowing who they are and how they relate to us.
    Chapter 5 (44% in)

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