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pestilence
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
widespread disease (usually severe); or any severely harmful or evil influence that is hard to get rid of
  • Miss Maudie's face likened such an occurrence unto an Old Testament pestilence.
    p. 56.9
pestilence = widespread disease
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