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perturbation
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A Tale of Two Cities
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perturbation
Used in
A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Afraid, in her extreme perturbation, of the loneliness of the deserted rooms, and of half-imagined faces peeping from behind every open door in them, Miss Pross got a basin of cold water and began laving her eyes, which were swollen and red.  (not reviewed by editor)

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perturbation of the orbit
as in: she was perturbed
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