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delirium
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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Definition
a usually brief state of mental confusion often accompanied by hallucinations
  • For days Judith tossed on the cot they had spread for her in front of the hearth, burning with fever, fretful with pain, and often too delirious to recognize the three women who hovered about her.
    p. 178.1
delirious = mentally confused
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