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2.(Med.) Pertaining to, or caused by, an increased flow of blood to a part; congestive; as, a fluxionary hemorrhage.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Chapter three, "Culture and Character," delves into the psychological makeup of modern day Russians weighed down by decades if not centuries of neglect and abuse from authoritarian rulers, with emphasis on their egalitarianism, their automatic caution and pronounced conservatism, the great degree of pessimism most Russian express, and their seemingly constant fluxionary movement between extremes and contradictions.