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malignant
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
harmful or evil

or in medicine:  characterized by progressive and uncontrolled harmful growth — especially of a tumor
  • But it is even so; the fallen angel becomes a malignant devil.
    Chapter 24 (90% in)
  • I was now about to form another being of whose dispositions I was alike ignorant; she might become ten thousand times more malignant than her mate and delight, for its own sake, in murder and wretchedness.
    Chapter 20 (4% in)

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