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turbid
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
of liquids:  clouded as with sediment

of thinking or conditions:  confused and not clear
  • I leave a white and turbid wake; pale waters, paler cheeks, where'er I sail.
    Chapters 37-39 — Sunset; Dusk; First Night-Watch (2% in)
  • ...after his supper was concluded; and when, accordingly, Queequeg and a forecastle seaman came on deck, no small excitement was created among the sharks; for immediately suspending the cutting stages over the side, and lowering three lanterns, so that they cast long gleams of light over the turbid sea, these two mariners, darting their long whaling-spades, kept up an incessant murdering of the sharks,* by striking the keen steel deep into their skulls, seemingly their only vital part.
    Chapters 64-66 — Stubb's Supper; The Whale as a Dish; The Shark Massacre (93% in)

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