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a stream of traffic speeding toward the city
I saw Joanna hurrying toward me along the sidewalk.
Victor was standing with his back toward me.
She directed a brief glance toward Peter.
a path leading towards the river
I'll call you some time toward the end of the week.
It was toward midnight when finally she sent the children off to bed.
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the part of the nucleus of an atom that has no electrical charge
… to reveal a small part of your intentions in order to attract support, without actually committing yourself to doing anythingadd a word
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