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fidelity
used in The Screwtape Letters

2 uses
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Definition
faithfulness to others — especially exclusiveness of sexual partners

or:

accuracy with which an electronic system reproduces the sound or image of its input signal
  • Why have I no report on the causes of his fidelity to the parish church?
    Chapter 16 (5% in)
  • The error is easy to produce because "being in love" does very often, in Western Europe, precede marriages which are made in obedience to the Enemy's designs, that is, with the intention of fidelity, fertility and good will; just as religious emotion very often, but not always, attends conversion.
    Chapter 18 (79% in)

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