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nonesuch

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someone of such unequaled perfection as to deserve imitation
  • in medieval legend Sir Galahad is the nonesuch of the noble knight with a pure and unselfish heart

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“Nonesuch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nonesuch. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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