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sinuous
used in The War of the Worlds

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Definition
curving in and out
  • Subsequently a peculiar luminous and sinuous marking appeared on the unillumined half of the inner planet, and almost simultaneously a faint dark mark of a similar sinuous character was detected upon a photograph of the Martian disk.
    2.10 — Book 2 Chapter 10 — The Epilogue (45% in)
  • Subsequently a peculiar luminous and sinuous marking appeared on the unillumined half of the inner planet, and almost simultaneously a faint dark mark of a similar sinuous character was detected upon a photograph of the Martian disk.
    2.10 — Book 2 Chapter 10 — The Epilogue (47% in)

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