maleficence

[ muh-lef-uh-suh ns ]SEE DEFINITION OF maleficence
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We must transform it into beneficence, and its opposite into the idea of maleficence.

In all their lamentations soundeth vengeance, in all their eulogies is maleficence; and being judge seemeth to them bliss.

At which date the little dog, my love, assumes the roll of maleficence towards the aged.

Healthful influences and magical charms avert it; hence Lug, a beneficent god, destroys Balor's maleficence.

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