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luscious
used in Oryx and Crake

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Definition
very desirable
in various senses, including:
  • delicious — especially sweet and juicy — as in "a luscious peach"
  • pleasing or delightful — as in "the luscious scenery"
  • sexually appealing — as in "Can you introduce me to that luscious woman in the skimpy bikini?"
  • It's a luscious, unreal green, like a gumdrop, and covered with tiny bright hairs.
    p. 41.4

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