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Grace's strategy was very clever, but Nora's bullying is all wrong.

She had a wicked delight in the defeat of his strategy which she could cleverly conceal.

In this strategy Winkleman with reluctance admired the white man's hands.

Hindenburg's strategy had put this out of the range of possibility.

Why German strategy reached this conclusion does not concern us here.

The Board of Strategy looked at the doll in wonder and astonishment.

The Board of Strategy came in during the forenoon, and the presents had to be shown to them.

He stared at the Board of Strategy and the stare was returned in full measure.

The Board of Strategy, its curiosity unsatisfied, departed reluctantly.

Xenophon's own strategy in the Anabasis is probably the prototype.

WORD ORIGIN

1810, "art of a general," from French stratégie, from Greek strategia "office or command of a general," from strategos "general," from stratos "multitude, army, expedition," literally "that which is spread out" (see structure (n.)) + agos "leader," from agein "to lead" (see act (n.)).

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