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Word: pendant

Definition: (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)


Sentences Containing 'pendant'

``For a man not connected with newspapers, here is the pendant to the famous sea serpent of the Constitutionnel.''

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