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ponderous
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
large or of great weight; or slow and unwieldy — especially because of size

or

boring — especially because of  length
  • Then Sherlock Holmes pulled down from the shelf one of the ponderous commonplace books in which he placed his cuttings.
    Adventure IX — The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb (82% in)

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