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We pretermit events more or less irritating to follow the urbane Englishman.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
As it is so cold, I think you may pass the word to pretermit the rounds to-night—save two.
THE LONG NIGHTSTANLEY WEYMAN
He greeted me with a brief nod and a grim smile, but did not pretermit his paternal functions.
But all will be expected, in the ensuing term, to proceed to those which they now pretermit.
Now in the sairvice of Goad and the King 'tis raight to pretermit no aiffort to bring the guilty to justice.
But fear was too weak a counsellor for her to pretermit either her composure or her pleasures.
THE GOLDEN DOGWILLIAM KIRBY
Still the Inquisition did not entirely pretermit its labors.
It cannot be demanded of me to pretermit, because of my crime, the duty more strongly required of me because of the crime.
THE FLIGHT OF THE SHADOWGEORGE MACDONALD
We mean to visit this to-morrow; so I may pretermit further mention of it here.
Here follow in Mr. Plush's MS. about twenty-four pages of railroad calculations, which we pretermit.
BURLESQUESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY

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