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stagnant
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The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • Lurking by a stagnant mere, peering in the water as the dark eve fell, I caught him, Gollum.
  • At the day’s end they came to a stream that wandered down from the hills to lose itself in the stagnant marshland, and they went up along its banks while the light lasted.
  • It was green and stagnant, thrust out like a slimy arm towards the enclosing hills.

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  • stagnant water
  • A stagnant bilge along the lower bulkhead filled with wet papers and trash.
    Cormac McCarthy  --  The Road

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