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the Black Death

Definitions

  1. . a form of bubonic plague pandemic in Europe and Asia during the 14th century, when it killed over 50 million people

Example Sentences Including 'the Black Death'

`She may look like the Black Death , but as far as knowing the market and supplying it are concerned, she's the cat's whiskers.
Barnard, Robert Death in Purple Prose

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