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primeval
used in Rose Red

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Definition
ancient (of or from a long time ago); or having existed from ancient times
  • Muscles and cramps and contractions, in and out of consciousness, screams of pain, cries of joy, and then that damp, pink creature laid atop my bosom and already moving for my breast, some primeval instinct overcoming him before the cord was even cut from our connection.
    4 — 1909 (60% in)

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