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underlie
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

2 uses
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Definition
be or form the base for;
or: lie underneath
  • It frightened her, the anger underlying his words.
    p. 51.1
  • It was true that he'd once sought unity, as if the underlying correspondences between tulips and lungs, veins and trees, flesh and earth, might reveal a pattern he could understand.
    p. 202.5

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