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descend
used in True Believer by Sparks

3 uses
  • Most of them were descended from the slaves that had come up from South Carolina during the War of Northern Aggression, or what you Yankees call the Civil War.
    Chapter Three (35% in)
  • And my mom would get this real sad expression on her face, like she knew it was the end, and all of a sudden, the car would start sinking faster, and I'd be watching it descend from above.
    Chapter Ten (57% in)
  • The horses were descended from the Spanish mustangs, and their presence on the Outer Banks dated from 1523.
    Chapter Thirteen (73% in)

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