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protoplasm
used in The Adventures of Augie March

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Definition
the substance of a living cell
  • I had to wait for his calls in the police station to tell the cops when a load was setting out from the yard, my first lawful sitting in such a place, moving from dark to lighter inside the great social protoplasm.
    Chapter 11 (79% in)
  • But the upshot of this was, that as he investigated the irritability of protoplasm he discovered some of the secrets of life.
    Chapter 25 (67% in)
  • I get the same results time after time—protoplasm.
    Chapter 25 (68% in)
  • " "You mean there was some of that protoplasm aboard?"
    Chapter 25 (70% in)

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