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apocalypse
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
an event involving terrible destruction; or (especially when capitalized) the end of the world as we know it (as prophesized in the Christian book of Revelation)
  • Maybe I'll even confess the truth, that I rode in with the horsemen and beheld the apocalypse, but still I'll insist I was only a captive witness.
    Book 1 — Genesis (6% in)

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