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treacherous
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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  • I was standing watching his pursuit with a mixture of admiration for his extraordinary activity and fear lest he should lose his footing in the treacherous mire, when I heard the sound of steps, and turning round found a woman near me upon the path.
    Chapter 7 — The Stapletons of Merripit House (62% in)

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