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flotsam
used in Dune

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Definition
floating debris — especially from a shipwreck

or:

anything or anyone treated as of low value such as discarded items or homeless people
  • The Imperium, the CHOAM Company, all the Great Houses, they are but bits of flotsam in the path of the flood.
    Book 1 (10% in)

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