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redemption
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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1  —2 uses as in:
redeem the coupon
Definition
the exchange of something such as a coupon or voucher for something of value
  • I recognized the Prelude, from Handel's Messiah—"I know that my Redeemer liveth."
    p. 571.5
  • It does not matter what prelude begins the service; I will always hear Handel's Messiah—and my mother's not-quite-trained soprano singing, "I know that my Redeemer liveth."
    p. 286.5

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  • Acknowledge, we humbly beseech thee, a sheep of thine own fold, a lamb of thine own flock, a sinner of thine own redeeming.
    p. 576.8
  • To New Hampshire natives, the state university— notwithstanding how basically solid an education it offered—was not exotic; to Gravesend Academy students, with their elitist eyes on the Ivy League schools, it was "a cow college," wholly beyond redemption.
    p. 304.5

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