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sanction
used in The Lords of Discipline

5 uses
  • It marked the first time the two groups fraternized together under official sanction.
    Chapter 2.21 (50% in)
  • The residue of that long, sanctioned nightmare was still with me, and I wanted to tell these freshmen truthfully that no matter how much time had elapsed since that first day at the Institute, the one truth the system had taught me was this: A part of me would always be a plebe.
    Chapter 1.1 (31% in)
  • We did not receive a college education at the Institute, we received an indoctrination, and all our courses were designed to make us malleable, unimaginative, uninquisitive citizens of the republic, impregnable to ideas—or thought—unsanctioned by authority.
    Chapter 1.10 (35% in)
  • In this repose, as cadets began their seven hours and fifteen minutes of officially sanctioned sleep, the insects cautiously came alive to begin their night rule of the barracks.
    Chapter 1.15 (4% in)
  • It alerted the seniors of R Company that two of their classmates were victims of a conspiracy, a conspiracy sanctioned by the only tactical officer any of us had ever had at Carolina Military Institute.
    Chapter 4.43 (65% in)

There are no more uses of "sanction" in The Lords of Discipline.

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