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sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
incommodious - not spacious; inconvenient
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
brindled - tawny or grayish with streaks or spots (of animals)
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
impotent - weak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers