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dossier
used in The Screwtape Letters

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Definition
a collection of papers containing detailed information about a particular person or subject  — usually a person's record
  • Your patient's mother, as I learn from the dossier and you might have learned from Glubose, is a good example.
    Chapter 17 (10% in)
  • I have looked up this girl's dossier and am horrified at what I find.
    Chapter 22 (13% in)
  • She stinks and scalds through the very pages of the dossier.
    Chapter 22 (19% in)

There are no more uses of "dossier" in The Screwtape Letters.

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