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propagate
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Their love for man, their zeal for God’s service—these holy impulses may or may not coexist in their hearts with the evil inmates to which their guilt has unbarred the door, and which must needs propagate a hellish breed within them.

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as in: propagate the idea Define
to spread
as in: propagate the species Define
to reproduce or copy
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