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used in The Poisonwood Bible

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an association formed to support common interests
  • I gathered through overhearing my parents that Brother Fowles had entered into unconventional alliances with the local people, and too he was a Yankee.
    Book 1 — Genesis (42% in)
  • Anatole is very well respected; my alliance with him will save me, or it won't.
    Book 5 — Exodus (41% in)

There are no more uses of "alliance" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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