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profuse
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
abundant (a lot of something)
  • Sweating profusely day and night, training in the sun, unable to sleep in stifling hotel rooms and YMCAs, lacking any appetite, virtually every athlete lost a huge amount of weight.
    p. 23.9
  • They drank huge quantities of tea and peed profusely on nearly every bag of rice they loaded.
    p. 242.6

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