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chronic
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
of something bad:  long-lasting or happening all the time — especially of disease
  • It was clear to me at a glance that he was in the grip of some deadly and chronic disease.
    Adventure IV — The Boscombe Valley Mystery (84% in)

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