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dilapidated
used in Oryx and Crake

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Definition
in bad condition — especially from age and neglect
  • It was with an outfit called AnooYoo, a minor Compound situated so close to one of the more dilapidated pleeblands that it might as well have been in it.
    p. 245.5

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