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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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These pairings left Bertram and Kate to each other; and presently they were out-of-doors, drawing on into the woods.
When the pairings were posted on the bulletin board Kitts was in the upper half and Windy in the lower one.
FORE!CHARLES EMMETT VAN LOAN
I obtained six such pairings, and a large quantity of fertile ova.
M. St. Hilaire describes the pairings, or as he calls it, "the loves of the Moles."
He thought of changing them and for whole hours he combined rebellious harmonies of hues, hybrid pairings of cloth and leathers.
AGAINST THE GRAINJORIS-KARL HUYSMANS
Is it about these happy-looking young people of ours, and the future matches that may spring from their pairings—eh, Mrs. Coulter?
MERKLANDMRS. OLIPHANT
But cathedrals are thick with gargoyles, and life is full of such pairings.
The same diagram equally well represents the pairings and segregations of chromosomes.
BEING WELL-BORNMICHAEL F. GUYER

WORD OF THE DAY

cheeseparingadjective | [cheez-pair-ing ]SEE DEFINITION
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