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dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
agglomeration - collection; heap; V. agglomerate: gather into a rounded mass; N. aggolmeate: jumbled mass; heap
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
analogous - comparable; similar
morose - ill-humored; sullen; sullenly melancholy
enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
compliant - readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements
servitude - slavery; compulsory labor imposed as a punishment