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myriad
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
a very large number — often of things that are not identical
  • Caleb Garth often shook his head in meditation on the value, the indispensable might of that myriad-headed, myriad-handed labor by which the social body is fed, clothed, and housed.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (25% in)
  • Caleb Garth often shook his head in meditation on the value, the indispensable might of that myriad-headed, myriad-handed labor by which the social body is fed, clothed, and housed.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (25% in)
  • Then shall the huge bell tremble—then the mass With myriad waves concurrent shall respond In low soft unison.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (71% in)
  • It is but a shallow haste which concludeth insincerity from what outsiders call inconsistency—putting a dead mechanism of "ifs" and "therefores" for the living myriad of hidden suckers whereby the belief and the conduct are wrought into mutual sustainment.
    Book 5 — The Dead Hand (87% in)

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