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clays

noun
plural of clay

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the set of qualities that makes a person, a group of people, or a thing different from others
  • had the feeling that the natives were of a different clay than us and that neither side would ever understand the other

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“Clays.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clays. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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