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desolate
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Treasure Island
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  • I had heard the word, and I knew it stood for a horrible kind of punishment common enough among the buccaneers, in which the offender is put ashore with a little powder and shot and left behind on some desolate and distant island.

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  • The photos show the desolate surface of the moon.
  • It is in her book of desolate desert photographs.

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