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Definitionharmful or evil
or in medicine: characterized by progressive and uncontrolled harmful growth — especially of a tumor
- Or might it suffice him that every wholesome growth should be converted into something deleterious and malignant at his touch?Chapter 15 -- Hester and Pearl (8% in)
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