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chimera
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War and Peace
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  • With his head bent, and his big feet spread apart, he began explaining his reasons for thinking the abbe’s plan chimerical.

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  • She describes his dream as a political chimera.
  • Flaming serpents, chimaeras, and dragons rose and fell and rose again
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

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