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antediluvian - antiquated; extremely ancient
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
apolitical - having an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
grill - question severely; cook on a grill; broil; N: cooking surface of parallel metal bars
malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence