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Definitionsomeone withdrawn from society (living alone and avoiding contact)
- That sagacious Miss Mills, too; that amiable, though quite used up, recluse; that little patriarch of something less than twenty, who had done with the world, and mustn't on any account have the slumbering echoes in the caverns of Memory awakened; what a kind thing she did!Chapters 31-33 (90% in)
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