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used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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tending to arouse strong disagreement
  • The subject of "concerned" parents and alumni yielded an especially lively and controversial column for The Voice.
    p. 294.7
  • His role in Hurd's Church was usually that of a bland master of ceremonies, for he rarely delivered a sermon himself; he introduced one guest preacher after another, each one more flamboyant or controversial than himself.
    p. 119.3

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