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tedium

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The first known use of tedium was in 1662

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tedium

teed off

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“Tedium.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tedium. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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