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pertinacious
used in Frankenstein

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Definition stubbornly unyielding
  • Doubtless my words surprised Henry; he at first believed them to be the wanderings of my disturbed imagination, but the pertinacity with which I continually recurred to the same subject persuaded him that my disorder indeed owed its origin to some uncommon and terrible event.
    Chapter 5 (85% in)

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