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PLEBEIAN. One who is classed among the common people, as distinguished from the nobles. Happily in this country the order of nobles does not exist.

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But then as the novel fissures James transposes Hyacinth's conflict onto his relations with the Princess and Millicent Henning until both betray him sexually, and in that misogynist diversion degrades both the Princess's socialism and Millicent's plebeianism.