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  • n. a person of greater than average size


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  • Poyser’s round good-humoured face and large person at the head of it helping his servants to the fragrant roast beef and pleased when the empty plates came again.

    Adam Bede

  • Martin Poyser’s large person shook with his silent unctuous laugh.

    Adam Bede


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