1 Is an expert singlestick player, boxer, and swordsman.
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2 That's an art which every detective should be an expert at.
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3 The light but variable breeze, foretold by the weather expert, flapped the yellow curtain, tossing light, then shadow.
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4 It would be a poor expert who could not give the date of a document within a decade or so.
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5 It is evidently a case of extraordinary interest, and one which presented immense opportunities to the scientific expert.
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6 I had, therefore, examined the ears in the box with the eyes of an expert and had carefully noted their anatomical peculiarities.
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7 And the flight was a swift one, since it took five miles before an expert cyclist could overtake them.
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8 My examination showed me that I was dealing with a cautious and expert criminal.
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9 Lestrade chuckled with delight at having puzzled the famous expert.
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10 Frequently she flared into open wrath under his expert baiting, for she had Gerald's Irish temper along with the deceptive sweetness of face she had inherited from Ellen.
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11 "Scarlett ought to be in bed," insisted Mrs. Tarleton, running her eyes over her with the expert air of one who calculated a pregnancy to the last minute of its length.
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12 He was an expert at concocting strong drinks.
13 First there were the "splitters," the most expert workmen in the plant, who earned as high as fifty cents an hour, and did not a thing all day except chop hogs down the middle.
14 He was an expert and efficient workman in whatever he undertook; and was, both from habit and principle, prompt and faithful.
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15 There was a man who was well known in his community as a Negro, but who was so white that even an expert would have hard work to classify him as a black man.
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