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sheaf

noun

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a considerable amount
  • contends that casino gambling would generate a sheaf of social problems for the state

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The first known use of sheaf was before the 12th century

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“Sheaf.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sheaf. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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