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conflagration

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If frugality were established in the state, and if our expenses were laid out to meet needs rather than superfluities of life, there might be fewer wants, and even fewer pleasures, but infinitely more happiness.
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From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] conflagratio.

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conflagration

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  1. A large fire extending to many objects, or over a large space; a general burning.
    It took sixty firefighters to put out the conflagration.

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