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convex
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition angled or curving outward
  • Hester looked by way of humouring the child; and she saw that, owing to the peculiar effect of this convex mirror, the scarlet letter was represented in exaggerated and gigantic proportions, so as to be greatly the most prominent feature of her appearance.
    Chapter 7 -- The Governor's Hall (83% in)

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