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species
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition a similar group of animals or plants identified as separate from others because they can interbreed (create baby animals)  with each other
  • He'll love and hate equally under cover, and esteem it a species of impertinence to be loved or hated again.
    Chapter 1 (54% in)
  • I ejaculated, mentally, 'you deserve perpetual isolation from your species for your churlish inhospitality.
    Chapter 2 (6% in)
  • I thought her conduct must be prompted by a species of dreary fun; and, now that we were alone, I endeavoured to interest her in my distress.
    Chapter 2 (73% in)
  • A minute previously she was violent; now, supported on one arm, and not noticing my refusal to obey her, she seemed to find childish diversion in pulling the feathers from the rents she had just made, and ranging them on the sheet according to their different species: her mind had strayed to other associations.
    Chapter 12 (19% in)
  • I did not feel as if I were in the company of a creature of my own species: it appeared that he would not understand, though I spoke to him; so I stood off, and held my tongue, in great perplexity.
    Chapter 15 (68% in)

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