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This inadvertency of having placed one for the other is a fault which must be corrected.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The delay, doubtless, was simply owing to inadvertency on the part of subordinate agents.
In many instances, perhaps in the majority, young persons are guilty of this misconduct through inadvertency.
The name of the glorious God is greatly prophaned by this inadvertency.
I always paid for this inadvertency, however, it usually putting a stop to the communications for the time being.
AFLOAT AND ASHOREJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
But here I am, my dear mother, still holding up my head, boldly conscious of having only committed an act of inadvertency.
CORNISH CHARACTERSS. BARING-GOULD
What Blackstone thus did through inadvertency, was knowingly and designedly done by the philosopher of Malmesbury.
Another time he caught himself in a lie, but through an inadvertency which for a long time he could not explain.
THE SON OF A SERVANTAUGUST STRINDBERG
Vices of adoption are of all others the most unpardonable, for they have not inadvertency to plead.
We think not; and we think there is in the construction itself proof positive to the inadvertency.

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