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perturb
used in Moby Dick

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  • Every time I ascended to the deck from my watches below, I instantly gazed aft to mark if any strange face were visible; for my first vague disquietude touching the unknown captain, now in the seclusion of the sea, became almost a perturbation.
    Chapters 28-30 -- Ahab; (Enter Ahab; to Him, Stubb); The Pipe (5% in)

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