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Which phrase from the excerpt is an example of verbal irony? then as to the females, it would, i think, with humble submission, be a loss to the publick, because they soon would become breeders themselves: and besides, it is not improbable that some scrupulous people might be apt to censure such a practice, (although indeed very unjustly) as a little bordering upon cruelty, which, i confess, hath always been with me the strongest objection against any project, how well soever intended. a-a loss to the publick b-some scrupulous people c-indeed very unjustly d-strongest objection against

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C- In fact very unfair

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