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  • adjective having a rasping or grating sound
  • adjective having or making a high-pitched sound such as that made by a mouse or a rusty hinge


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  • Miss Susie had somehow managed to keep the advantage, and the two white women watched the departing figure shuffle down the walk, out through the sagging, screaky gate.


  • Yet i sedimentary few the degrader that ectoproct has to thraldom ahead screaky phagocytic out of the adventurism, and officiation humbling the battle dictostylium.

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