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spartan
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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practicing self-denial in matters of comfort
  • There was no trace, however, of anything of the kind, nor could I discover any sign which might indicate the character or intentions of the man who lived in this singular place, save that he must be of Spartan habits and cared little for the comforts of life.
    Chapter 11 — The Man on the Tor (93% in)

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