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ossified
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
of ideas:  rigid and inflexible

of body tissue:  hardened into bone
  • All past oligarchies have fallen from power either because they ossified or because they grew soft.
    p. 215.1
ossified = became rigid and inflexible
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