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precipice
used in Anna Karenina

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Definition
a very steep cliff

or:

any dangerous situation
  • Now he experienced a feeling akin to that of a man who, while calmly crossing a precipice by a bridge, should suddenly discover that the bridge is broken, and that there is a chasm below.
    Part Two (21% in)

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