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pellagra
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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a disease caused by deficiency of niacin (vitamin B3) and tryptophan which the body can convert to niacin; characterized by gastrointestinal disturbances, erythema, and nervous or mental disorders
  • And children dying of pellagra must die because a profit cannot be taken from an orange.
    Chapter 25 (91% in)

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