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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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defile -- as in: it was defiled
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • He was the primal traitor, the earliest defiler of the Party’s purity.

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  • They defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it.
  • He believes any non-Muslim in Saudi Arabia defiles the holy land.

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