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  • No truthful man, however much he may love the bird, will gainsay the depredations on fruit and eggs that it at times commits; but the gardeners and gamekeepers of Britain, instead of taking a few simple steps to guard their charge from injury, deliberately adopt methods of wholesale destruction - methods that in the case of this species are only too easy and too effectual--by proffering temptation to trespass which it is not in jay-nature to resist, and accordingly the bird runs great chance of total extirpation.
  • There was no gainsaying that she would have graced any assembly in the world.
  • Yet must he not gainsay the gods ' behest.
  • Gainsay the need for workers in the Missionary Enterprise.
  • Gainsay these people.

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