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uniform
used in Moby Dick

4 uses
  • The Sperm Whale blows as a clock ticks, with the same undeviating and reliable uniformity.
    Chapters 46-48 -- Surmises; The Mat-Maker; The First Lowering (28% in)
  • And, so full of his thought was Ahab, that at every uniform turn that he made, now at the main-mast and now at the binnacle, you could almost see that thought turn in him as he turned, and pace in him as he paced; so completely possessing him, indeed, that it all but seemed the inward mould of every outer movement.
    Chapters 34-36 -- The Cabin-Table; The Mast-Head; The Qarter-Deck--Ahab and all (65% in)
  • For the strain constantly kept up by the windlass continually keeps the whale rolling over and over in the water, and as the blubber in one strip uniformly peels off along the line called the "scarf," simultaneously cut by the spades of Starbuck and Stubb, the mates; and just as fast as it is thus peeled off, and indeed by that very act itself, it is all the time being hoisted higher and higher aloft till its upper end grazes the main-top; the men at the windlass then cease heaving,...
    Chapters 67-69 -- Cutting In; The Blanket; The Funeral (16% in)
  • If unmolested, upon rising to the surface, the Sperm Whale will continue there for a period of time exactly uniform with all his other unmolested risings.
    Chapters 85-87 -- The Fountain; The Tail; The Grand Armada (7% in)

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