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chronic
used in Light in August

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of something bad:  long-lasting or happening all the time — especially of disease
  • But so often the practiced and chronic liar deceives only himself; it is the man who all his life has been selfconvicted of veracity whose lies find quickest credence.
    Chapter 4 (35% in)

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