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scurvy
used in King Lear

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Definition
a disease caused by vitamin C deficiency; symptoms include spots on the skin, spongy gums, and bleeding from all mucous membranes
  • Get thee glass eyes; And, like a scurvy politician, seem To see the things thou dost not.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — The country near Dover (59% in)

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