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specter
used in Brave New World

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Definition
a mental image of something frightening or disturbing

or:

a ghostly appearing image
  • The bulging flanks of row on receding row and tier above tier of bottles glinted with innumerable rubies, and among the rubies moved the dim red spectres of men and women with purple eyes and all the symptoms of lupus.
    p. 11.5

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