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Search phrase: circumstantial

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As You Like ItAYL V.iv.78Countercheck Quarrelsome: and so to Lie Circumstantialcounter-checke quarrelsome: and so ro lye circumstantiall,
As You Like ItAYL V.iv.82I durst go no further than the Lie Circumstantial,I durst go no further then the lye circumstantial:
CymbelineCym V.v.384Hath to it circumstantial branches, whichHath to it Circumstantiall branches, which

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circumstantialfull of circumstances, rich in detail

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