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off

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199661350
Published online June 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744532
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1 In its prepositional use ‘from the charge or possession of’, off construed especially with take, buy, borrow, hire,

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