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  • "mmm—yes," growled one of the lower-fallen listeners, a furry-shouldered, buck-toothed clod named Wain.

    The Devil's Asteroid Manly Wade Wellman
  • With more on his mind than his neighbors' unusual behavior Philon said, "mmm."

    The House from Nowhere Arthur G. Stangland
  • Mr. Brooks would have rubbed his fleshy nose and said: "mmm."

  • mmm, no; there ought to be some better way of doing it than that.

    Four-Day Planet Henry Beam Piper
  • She ate little herself, as do most expert cooks, and found her reward when Sam or Maxine uttered a choked and appreciative "mmm!"

    Gigolo Edna Ferber
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mesoscale and microscale meteorology
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