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outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
infraction - violation (of a rule or regulation); breach
inasmuch_as - since; owing to the fact that
tenancy - possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
feature - distinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
arduous - hard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work