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angina
used in War and Peace

5 uses
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Definition
a heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart
  • The doctor says it is angina pectoris.
    Book Twelve — 1812 (2% in)
  • Angina?
    Book Twelve — 1812 (2% in)
  • "They say that the rivals are reconciled, thanks to the angina...." and the word angina was repeated with great satisfaction.
    Book Twelve — 1812 (3% in)
  • "They say that the rivals are reconciled, thanks to the angina...." and the word angina was repeated with great satisfaction.
    Book Twelve — 1812 (3% in)
  • Officially, at large gatherings, everyone said that Countess Bezukhova had died of a terrible attack of angina pectoris, but in intimate circles details were mentioned of how the private physician of the Queen of Spain had prescribed small doses of a certain drug to produce a certain effect; but Helene, tortured by the fact that the old count suspected her and that her husband to whom she had written (that wretched, profligate Pierre) had not replied, had suddenly taken a very large...
    Book Twelve — 1812 (8% in)

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