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The reason we didn't come was simply because of the rain.
This is, quite simply, the best small car on the road today.
I've stated my intention as simply as possible.
I'd had a hard day and was simply exhausted.
Joe was simply astounded to hear their news.
We live very simply and don't spend a lot of money.
To put it simply, he was fired.
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the science of making or flying planes
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