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sibilant
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Ulysses
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  • …sequent, then simultaneous, urinations were dissimilar: Bloom’s longer, less irruent, in the incomplete form of the bifurcated penultimate alphabetical letter, who in his ultimate year at High School (1880) had been capable of attaining the point of greatest altitude against the whole concurrent strength of the institution, 210 scholars: Stephen’s higher, more sibilant, who in the ultimate hours of the previous day had augmented by diuretic consumption an insistent vesical pressure.

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  • a sibilant seductive whisper
  • the sibilant whisper of a summer’s breeze
    Eric Van Lustbader  --  Beneath an Opal Moon

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