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dilemma
used in Gifted Hands

3 uses
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Definition
a situation in which a difficult choice must be made between imperfect alternatives
  • Additional personnel didn't really solve my dilemma, however.
    p. 213.6
  • The poor Ushers didn't know what to do—and I understood their dilemma.
    p. 159.3
  • Like others at Hopkins, I faced a serious dilemma with an active neurosurgical career.
    p. 211.9

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