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pestilence
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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widespread disease (usually severe); or any severely harmful or evil influence that is hard to get rid of
  • In seasons of pestilence, some of us will have a secret attraction to the disease— a terrible passing inclination to die of it.
    3.6 — Triumph (15% in)

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