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Antiquated

Outdated; old fashioned

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Choleric

easily angered

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Diorama

model of a scene

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Fecund

fertile

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Inebriation

drunkenness; intoxication

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Marshal

to gather together

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Parity

equality

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Profound

having deep meaning

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Servile

overly submissive; groveling

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Usurp

take someone's position (usually by force)

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Apathetic

indifferent; uninterested; lethargic

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Chronicler

person who records historical information

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Dirge

mournful song

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Felicitous

apt

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Ineffable

cannot be expressed in words

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Marsupial

pouched mammal

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Parochial

narrow-minded; concerned only with local matters

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Profoundity

depth

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Skeptical

doubting; not gullibe

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Utilitarian

useful