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Flashcards in Weak and Weaker Deck (17)
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batre

to beant

2

sequi

follow

3

troph

nourishment

4

pli

fold

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atrophy (v)

to weaken from disuse

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abate (v)

to subside, to decrease in intensity

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porous (adj)

filled with many holes

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wane (v)

to grow smaller or less intense

9

lassitude (n)

afeeling of weakness

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undermine (v)

to weaken or diminish something

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obsequious (adj)

overly submissive

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attrition (n)

a wearing away of strength or morale

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enervate (v)

to weaken someone's vitality

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vulnerable (adj)

prone to attack or harm

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ebb (v)

to decrease or decline slowly

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compliant (adj)

submissive

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debilitate (v)

to sap the strength of