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::: torpor - lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
::: matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
::: cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
::: senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
::: practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
::: aberrant - abnormal or deviant
::: ashen - ash-colored; deadly pale
::: comprehend - include; understand
::: submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
::: deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically