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pernicious
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Gulliver's Travels
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  • But by what I have gathered from your own relation, and the answers I have with much pains wrung and extorted from you, I cannot but conclude the bulk of your natives to be the most pernicious race of little odious vermin that nature ever suffered to crawl upon the surface of the earth.

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  • By the 21st century, it had evolved into a pernicious lack of employment.
  • She was diagnosed with pernicious anemia.

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