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gonorrhea
used in A Farewell to Arms

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Definition a common STD caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra
  • Since you are gone we have nothing but frostbites, chilblains, jaundice, gonorrhea, selfinflicted wounds, pneumonia and hard and soft chancres.
    Book One (12% in)
  • I had gonorrhea.
    Book Five (24% in)
  • It's not a pretty picture you having gonorrhea.
    Book Five (25% in)

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