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profuse
used in Fahrenheit 451

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Definition
abundant (a lot of something)
  • You'd find life under the glass, streaming past in infinite profusion.
    p. 79.4
profusion = abundance (a lot of something)

(editor's note:  The suffix "-sion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in admission from admit, discussion from discuss, and invasion from invade.)
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