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immolate
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David Copperfield
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  • If I had permitted him, I am satisfied that Traddles would have made a perfect savage of himself, and eaten a plateful of raw meat, to express enjoyment of the repast; but I would hear of no such immolation on the altar of friendship, and we had a course of bacon instead; there happening, by good fortune, to be cold bacon in the larder.

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  • The monk self-immolated in protest against China’s rule of Tibet.
  • The Aztecs immolated human victims

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