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mitigate
used in The Mill on the Floss

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make less harmful or unpleasant
  • Tom felt that pressure of the heart which forbids tears; he had no distinct vision of their troubles as Maggie had, who had been at home; he only felt the crushing weight of what seemed unmitigated misfortune.
    2.7 -- Book 2 Chapter 7 -- The Golden Gates Are Passed (80% in)

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