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stupor - state of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
fervor - glowing ardor; intensity of feeling; quality of being fervent or fervid; zeal; intense heat
preempt - prevent in advance; head off(forestall); forestall by acting first; appropriate for oneself before others; supplant; take the place of; displace; Ex. preempt any attempts; ADJ. preemptive
irremediable - incurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
subaltern - subordinate
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
historic - important in history; Ex. historic battle
fruition - bearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition