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• Kutuzov's merit lay, not in any strategic maneuver of genius, as it is called, but in the fact that he alone understood the significance of what had happened.
• The merit of Bruce is that he did not despise the lesson.
• The judges at Lyons placed it fifteenth in order of merit among the sixteen essays sent in.
• Rank is nominally determined by merit, as tested by competitive examinations.
• The First Consul, on the other hand, sought to recognize and reward merit in all walks of life.