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Marilyn jammed the hat firmly on her head and went out.
Mick jammed a copy of the report into my hand.
Kirsten was trying to jam all the papers into her bag.
Thousands jammed the area to see the Pope.
The streets were jammed with cars.
Four men were jammed into the back of the car.
He fired one shot before his gun jammed.
Only a few minutes after the program, the switchboard was jammed with complaints.
The window suddenly dropped down and jammed her finger.
There was no lock on the front door which had to be jammed shut at night with heavy furniture.
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