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contrast
used in The Mysterious Benedict Society

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Definition
point to differences between; or compare to show differences
  • At this, Constance's pudgy, rosy cheeks grew redder still, so that her wispy blond hair seemed almost white in contrast, and her pale blue eyes shone bright as stars.
    p. 92.5

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