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torrid
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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hot — as in temperature, intense emotions (especially passion), or intense pace
  • ...islands, its persistent formation of homothetic islands, peninsulas and downward tending promontories: its alluvial deposits: its weight and volume and density: its imperturbability in lagoons and highland tarns: its gradation of colours in the torrid and temperate and frigid zones: its vehicular ramifications in continental lakecontained streams and confluent oceanflowing rivers with their tributaries and transoceanic currents, gulfstream, north and south equatorial courses: its...
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (9% in)

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