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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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grotesque
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • So grotesque was the attitude that I could not for the instant realize that that moan had been the passing of his soul.
  • His only accomplice was one who could never give him away, and the grotesque, inconceivable nature of the device only served to make it more effective.
  • The more outre and grotesque an incident is the more carefully it deserves to be examined, and the very point which appears to complicate a case is, when duly considered and scientifically handled, the one which is most likely to elucidate it.

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  • The disease causes grotesque deformity.
  • It is the result of a grotesque system that distorts good intentions into evil actions.

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