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confluence
used in The War of the Worlds

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a place where things merge or flow together — especially rivers; or a coming together
  • Then round the corner of the lane, from between the villas that guarded it at its confluence with the high road, came a little cart drawn by a sweating black pony and driven by a sallow youth in a bowler hat, grey with dust.
    1.16 — Book 1 Chapter 16 — The Exodus from London (44% in)

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