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leprosy
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
chronic bacterial disease occurring in tropical and subtropical regions; characterized by inflamed nodules beneath the skin and wasting of body parts
  • If he could have infected the whole lot of them with leprosy or syphilis, how gladly he would have done so!
    p. 125.7

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