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Moby-Dick: Judiciously

Judiciously

  1. having good or discriminating judgment
  2. wise, sensible, or well-advised

The word judiciously appears in the following sentences from Moby-Dick:

Chapter 1 > Paragraph 7 > Sentence 7:

And as for going as cook,—though I confess there is considerable glory in that, a cook being a sort of officer on ship-board—yet, somehow, I never fancied broiling fowls;—though once broiled, judiciously buttered, and judgmatically salted and peppered, there is no one who will speak more respectfully, not to say reverentially, of a broiled fowl than I will.

Chapter 45 > Paragraph 10 > Sentence 2:

That point is this: The Sperm Whale is in some cases sufficiently powerful, knowing, and judiciously malicious, as with direct aforethought to stave in, utterly destroy, and sink a large ship; and what is more, the Sperm Whale has done it.

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