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Ross

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(Other definitions for literal that I've seen before include "typographical error" , "Precise" , "Lacking imagination; misprint" , "Using words in their most basic sense, exact" , "Taking words in their most basic sense" .)

I've seen this clue in The Daily Mail, the Evening Standard and The Globe and Mail.
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