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malady
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition illness or other bad condition
  • When Kenneth warned him that his medicines were useless at that stage of the malady, and he needn't put him to further expense by attending her, he retorted, 'I know you need not — she's well — she does not want any more attendance from you!
    Chapter 8 (17% in)
  • Mr. Kenneth was fortunately just issuing from his house to see a patient in the village as I came up the street; and my account of Catherine Linton's malady induced him to accompany me back immediately.
    Chapter 12 (73% in)

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