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The following quote from “Pecos Bill” is an example of what type of figurative language?

“Bill glanced up at the cyclone and the quiet smile on his face faded into a frown. He saw that the cyclone was angry. Very, very angry indeed.”
A. personification
B. hyperbole
C. understatement
D. onomatopoeia

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