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nostrum
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
an ineffective remedy — such as a medicine or political solution
  • Finally, he had asked the patients as soon as he saw them, "Well, who has been cramming you with nostrums?
    Book 12 — A Judicial Error (16% in)

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