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Is it farther or further?
a quality that makes up for other generally negative characteristics; redeeming feature.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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The long-established parks in the hinterland are the one
is what the park service has preserved.
was my father's encouragement for me to pursue the field of science.
-no ozone depletion in the atmosphere.
: the car was reported stolen before the body was found.
, if there is one, is that their regular seasons are different.
It would be dangerous to take the stimulator, but the
is that stomach acid destroys both it and the inhibitor.
is that science is and should net be based on ideology.
The movie was pretty ordinary, but its one
was the spaceship.
There is no
in being confined to an iron suit, cold and unforgiving.
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(...) he made many to whom he never purposed to give his saving grace, what did his Lordship think...
Nearby words for saving grace
savarkar, vinayak damodar
save as you earn
save for a rainy day
save one's bacon
save one's breath
save someone's ass
save the day
saved by the bell
saving grace, a
savings and loan association