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Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.260edge of a penknife. And for a retreat, how swiftly willedge of a Pen-knife: and for a Retrait, how swiftly will

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
KNIFETYPEpenknife n
PEN [write]OBJECTpenknife n
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