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ailment
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition an illness
  • A bodily disease, which we look upon as whole and entire within itself, may, after all, be but a symptom of some ailment in the spiritual part.
    Chapter 10 -- The Leech and his Patient (74% in)

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