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epitaph
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
a short text in memory of a dead person — especially text written on a tombstone
  • Wonderfullest things are ever the unmentionable; deep memories yield no epitaphs; this six-inch chapter is the stoneless grave of Bulkington.
    Chapters 22-24 -- Merry Christmas; The Lee Shore; The Advocate (47% in)

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