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terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
missive - letter; written statement; CF. sent
pachyderm - thick-skinned animal
knoll - little round hill; hillock
affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
impuissance - powerlessness; feebleness