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chained_bear commented on the word vanitous
"'It is called white arsenic. Formerly used as a face powder by the more foolish and vanitous of women, and quite deadly in large quantities.'"
—Iain Pears, An Instance of the Fingerpost (New York: Riverhead Books, 1998), 128
October 7, 2008