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vivisection
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition the act of operating on living animals (especially in scientific research)
  • Had I been born where laws are less strict and tastes less dainty, I should treat myself to a slow vivisection of those two, as an evening's amusement.'
    Chapter 27 (42% in)

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