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noun as in arrangements

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The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to discuss the security preparations publicly.

Even their 2-year-old son, Tom, helped with some of the preparations before going to bed.

Nonetheless, the test pilots, both known to be scrupulous in their preparations, felt confident enough to go.

Besides his obsessive preparations, Leslie introduced another tool to the bank-robbing trade —“the little joker.”

In all, there were approximately 30 pharmaceutical cannabis preparations in the 1930s.

The Texians laughed at the fanfarronades of the dons, and did not attach sufficient importance to these formidable preparations.

Great preparations had been made, and the success must have been perfect to win so general and hearty a commendation.

Where were those defensive preparations concerning which we were requested to keep silence?

When the sky began to darken, however, they desisted for a time, and set about making preparations for the coming storm.

While the parasites are more easily found in stained preparations, the varieties are more easily differentiated in fresh blood.


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