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integral
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
an essential part or characteristic
  • He was a stript abstract; an unfractioned integral; uncompromised as a new-born babe; living without premeditated reference to this world or the next.
    Chapters 106-108 -- Ahab's Leg; The Carpenter; Ahab and the Carpenter (48% in)
  • The latter was the eternal, living principle or soul in him; and in sleep, being for the time dissociated from the characterizing mind, which at other times employed it for its outer vehicle or agent, it spontaneously sought escape from the scorching contiguity of the frantic thing, of which, for the time, it was no longer an integral.
    Chapters 43-45 -- Hark!; The Chart; The Affidavit (38% in)

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