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haphazard
used in The War of the Worlds

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without pattern or planning
  • Before the guns on the Richmond and Kingston line of hills began, there was a fitful cannonade far away in the southwest, due, I believe, to guns being fired haphazard before the black vapour could overwhelm the gunners.
    1.15 — Book 1 Chapter 15 — What Happened in Surrey (80% in)

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