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alloy
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition a metal that consists of more than one element
  • But then—by a kind of necessity that always impelled this child to alloy whatever comfort she might chance to give with a throb of anguish—Pearl put up her mouth and kissed the scarlet letter, too.
    Chapter 19 -- The Child at the Brookside (81% in)

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