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malady
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
illness or other bad condition
  • I would e'en take it for sublime, did I not know that the colic is a noisy malady.
    Chapters 118-120 -- The Quadrant; The Candles; The Deck (**% in)
  • There is that in thee, poor lad, which I feel too curing to my malady.
    Chapters 127-129 -- The Deck; The Pequod meets the Rachel; The Cabin--Ahab and Pip (81% in)
  • Like cures like; and for this hunt, my malady becomes my most desired health.
    Chapters 127-129 -- The Deck; The Pequod meets the Rachel; The Cabin--Ahab and Pip (82% in)

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