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laconic
used in Oryx and Crake

2 uses
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  • All of this in his dark laconic clothing.
    p. 75.9
  • According to Jimmy's mother their phones and e-mail were bugged, and the sturdy, laconic HelthWyzer housecleaners that came twice a week — always in pairs — were spies.
    p. 54.1

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