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Each stage of the process incurs an additional risk.
I do not wish to incur his wrath by repeating the allegations.
Kicking an opponent incurs a 25-point penalty.
She may have to meet any costs incurred as a result of the delay.
They are not personally liable for debts incurred by a partner.
The company has incurred huge losses over the past three years.
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old and in bad condition, or no longer effective
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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