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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Abysm  \A*bysm"\,  n.  [OF.  abisme  F.  abime,  LL  abyssimus  a 
  superl.  of  L.  abyssus  Gr  ?.  See  {Abyss}.] 
  An  abyss;  a  gulf.  ``The  abysm  of  hell.''  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  abysm 
  n  :  a  bottomless  gulf  or  pit  [syn:  {abyss}] 




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