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placid
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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calm and not easily excited
  • Albany is to-day a wide-streeted, placid, Southern town, with a broad sweep of stores and saloons, and flanking rows of homes,—whites usually to the north, and blacks to the south.
    Chapter 7 (16% in)

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