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The example may be either actual or suppositious, but it must illustrate clearly and accurately.
PUBLIC SPEAKINGCLARENCE STRATTON
Then why permit the bond to be severed by a wholly suppositious breach?
"That's true patriotism," the officers agreed, but were puzzled by the grinning of the suppositious patriot.
A suppositious example may serve in explanation; only a fact will serve as proof.
PUBLIC SPEAKINGCLARENCE STRATTON
For examples of the two methods let us consider suppositious cases.
CERTAIN SUCCESSNORVAL A. HAWKINS
I hope you didn't do more'n make a suppositious case and find out what her sentiments was.
He is bitten by suppositious dogs cunningly simulated by stage carpenters, who remark "bow wow" from behind the scenes.

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