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overtone
used in The Phantom Tollbooth

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  • "From there it's a simple matter of entering the Mountains of Ignorance, full of perilous pitfalls and ominous overtones—a land to which many venture but few return, and whose evil demons slither slowly from peak to peak in search of prey.
    p. 97.2

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