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: any of the proteins in milk (as lactalbumin or lactoglobulin)
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to clear from alleged fault or guilt
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This is just to say / Don't confuse them
What exactly is the 'it' being sufficed?
Taking a usage peeve to task
You can't shut them up, but you can label them
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The story of an imaginary word that managed to sneak past our editors and enter the dictionary.
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The awkward case of 'his or her'
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