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mle
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
disorganized hand-to-hand combat

or:

a disorganized mass of people — possibly all going different directions and bumping into each other; or rioting
  • Sugar nearly trampled Newt, trying to get out of the melee.
    Chapters 85-86 (26% in)

There are no more uses of "mêlée" in Lonesome Dove.

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