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Dickens is going to put an article on the subject in Household Words, in order to scarify the rascally bookseller.
To relieve their wearied legs and feet after long marches, they scarify the former with sharp flints.
When fatigued by travel they scarify their legs with a sharpened reed or snakes' teeth.
His political jingles were the delight or vexation of partisans as they happened to ridicule or scarify this side or that.
Incapable of checking a witty saying, he would scarify his two neighbors before a dinner was half over.
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Sometimes it is also necessary to scarify the pharynx and soft palate with a small bistoury.
I would to God I could get at the parental heart of —, in which event I would so scarify it, that he should writhe again.
Er tamperin' wid de ha'r what de good Lord put on er colored pusson's head an' ertryin' fer ter scarify my feelin's like yer done.
Sometimes it may be necessary to scarify the gums, or to apply leeches to them.
And were not these instances enough to scarify any man's imagination, and shiver his every nerve?

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