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intermittent
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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stopping and starting — especially at irregular intervals
  • His character, indeed, might be traced all the way down, as distinctly as if the Colonel himself, a little diluted, had been gifted with a sort of intermittent immortality on earth.
    Chapter 1 — The Old Pyncheon Family (59% in)

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