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incongruity
used in Moby Dick

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the quality of being out of place
  • Nor, strictly investigated, is there any incongruity in this comparison.
    Chapters 73-75 — Stubb and Flask Kill a Right Whale; The Sperm Whale's Head, The Right Whale's Head (61% in)

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