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  • v. continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.)


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  • ‘Unless there are some unforeseen complications, he’ll pull round … The more serious wound is the first … It must have been inflicted in the early afternoon or late morning … A bullet fired into the back from a Browning at point-blank range.

    Maigret at the Crossroads


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