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projectile - missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
deplete - reduce; exhaust
polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
colossus - gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers