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someone who has does something wrong — usually something illegal
  • "But more persuadable we can, I hope," said I. "And let me entreat you to consider that the clearing up of this mystery and the discovery of the real perpetrator of this deed may be of the last importance to others besides yourself."
    Chapters 52-54 (19% in)

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