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eminent
used in Dracula

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Definition
standing above others in attainment or reputation
  • The day was unusually fine till the afternoon, when some of the gossips who frequent the East Cliff churchyard, and from the commanding eminence watch the wide sweep of sea visible to the north and east, called attention to a sudden show of 'mares tails' high in the sky to the northwest.
    Chapter 7 (3% in)
  • "So far," he said, "our night has been eminently successful.
    Chapter 19 (44% in)

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