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provocation
used in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang)

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Definition
actions that cause a reaction—especially anger or violence

or:

the act of causing an angry or violent reaction
  • Book VIII The next day's entertainment of Odysseus, where he sees them contend in wrestling and other exercises, and upon provocation took up a greater stone than that which they were throwing, and overthrew them all.
    Book 8 (0% in)

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