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on one's mettle

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on one's own

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“On one's mettle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/on%20one%27s%20mettle. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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