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doldrums
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
a state of listlessness or inactivity

or:

a belt of calm seas and light winds near the equator
  • Leah A FTER THREE WEEKS of the doldrums I made Ruth May get out of bed.
    Book 3 — Judges (24% in)

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