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reclusive

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The first known use of reclusive was in 1600

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reclusive

recognition

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“Reclusive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reclusive. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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