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cholera
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

8 uses
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Definition
an acute intestinal infection caused by ingestion of contaminated water or food
  • "Mother died of cholera," he says emphatically, as if even he believes the lie now.
    Chapter 3 (65% in)
  • "I know that she didn't die of cholera, for one thing."
    Chapter 7 (76% in)
  • Your mother died of cholera.
    Chapter 16 (63% in)
  • Our mother died of cholera.
    Chapter 26 (66% in)
  • Gemma, you know that cholera took poor Mother.
    Chapter 26 (67% in)
  • Yes, her cholera.
    Chapter 26 (67% in)
  • Amazing that her cholera didn't kill us all.
    Chapter 26 (67% in)
  • My cholera is acting up again.
    Chapter 26 (84% in)

There are no more uses of "cholera" in A Great and Terrible Beauty.

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