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mayhem
used in The Mysterious Benedict Society

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Definition
a state of chaotic disorder

or:

in law:  the willful and unlawful crippling or mutilation of a person
  • There followed a flurry of introductions, desk-choosing, and general mayhem, during which the Executives watched the children very intently, as if they didn't quite trust them not to bolt from the room or start a brawl.
    p. 174.6

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