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positive
used in Turtles All the Way Down

2 meanings, 2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
I'm absolutely positive!
Definition
certain (having no doubt; or used for emphasis)
  • Our sources indicate that while Pickett has not been positively identified, authorities believe the body found in an offshoot of the Pogue's Run tunnel is indeed that of billionaire construction magnate Russell Davis Pickett, Sr.
    p. 279.0
positively = with certainty
There are no more uses of "positive" flagged with this meaning in Turtles All the Way Down.

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2  —1 use as in:
had a positive effect
Definition
good or beneficial
  • A change in personal circumstances, even a positive one, can trigger anxiety.
    p. 163.8
positive = good or beneficial
There are no more uses of "positive" flagged with this meaning in Turtles All the Way Down.

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