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duration - length of time something lasts
swill - drink greedily
mangy - shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance
mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
beset - harass or trouble from all directions; hem in
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
granulate - form into grains or granules; N. granule: grain or particle
aghast - filled with great surprise or fear; horrified