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expostulate to discuss: “The time now serves not to expostulate,” THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, iii. 1. 251 ; “to expostulate What majesty should be,” HAMLET, ii. 2. 86. ( “to show by discussion, to put the pros and cons, to answer demands upon the question,” CALDECOTT)

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