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morbid
used in Black Like Me

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1  —1 use as in:
morbidly obese
Definition
unhealthy or related to disease — especially of a serious long-term illness
  • In this, the atmosphere, no matter how coarse, has a verve and an essential joviality that casts out morbidity.

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  • All showed morbid curiosity about the sexual life of the Negro, and all had, at base, the same stereotyped image of the Negro as an inexhaustible sex-machine with oversized genitals and a vast store of experiences, immensely varied.

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