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oliva

oliva in Medicine

oliva o·li·va (ō-lī'və)
n. pl. o·li·vae (-vē)
See olivary body.

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  • Was the latter document oliva's note from Leghorn of October 14, 1668?

  • "Let us go quickly," said the blue domino to oliva; and they moved away.

    The Queen's Necklace

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  • Scarcely had he done so, when a knock at the door made oliva run to the window.

    The Queen's Necklace

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  • oliva had confided everything to her about Beausire, the police, and all.

    The Queen's Necklace

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  • Oh, if you know all about oliva, I have nothing more to tell you.

    The Queen's Necklace

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  • This was not the girl he knew, but an oliva Cresswell from whom all vitality and life had been sapped.

    The Green Rust Edgar Wallace
  • oliva was descending the stairs with slow, deliberate steps.

    The Green Rust Edgar Wallace
  • I believe that oliva and not any of us here will deliver van Heerden to justice.

    The Green Rust Edgar Wallace
  • It was oliva's bedroom, and her workday hat and coat were lying on the bed.

    The Green Rust Edgar Wallace

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