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The incident directed public attention to pollution in the North Sea.
Our efforts are primarily directed toward helping children who live in poverty.
All of his energy was directed into his art.
increasing levels of violence directed against people and property
At the time, all the criticism was directed at her instead of me.
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the part of the nucleus of an atom that has a positive electrical charge
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