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pernicious
used in A Room of One's Own

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harmful or something spreading harm — especially in a gradual or subtle way
  • They shared a laboratory together...... ' I read on and discovered that these two young women were engaged in mincing liver, which is, it seems, a cure for pernicious anaemia; although one of them was married and had—I think I am right in stating—two small children.
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