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used in The Mysterious Benedict Society

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busy thinking about or doing something so that other things are not noticed or done
  • Kate was too preoccupied to notice.
    p. 204.6
  • At the other end of the table, meanwhile, Reynie was preoccupied with a curious question: What should he call the person beside him?
    p. 476.6

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