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epigram
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
a witty saying
  • Stephen had fallen by mistake into his habit of playful appeal to Maggie, and she could not repress the answering flush and epigram.
    6.7 -- Book 6 Chapter 7 -- Philip Re-enters (53% in)

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