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  • The sense is largely eked out by manner and action.
  • Recrossing the Italian frontier, he was arrested at Figline and taken back to Caprera, where he eked out his slender resources by writing several romances.
  • After a year or two he left Montaigu and eked out his money from the bishop by taking pupils.
  • Here he unsuccessfully applied for a situation as communal secretary of Verolengo, and eked out a penurious existence by journalism.
  • But the logic of the schools is eked out by contributions from a variety of sources (e.g.
 

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