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resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
impair - injure; hurt; damage
relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
parallelism - state of being parallel; similarity; analogy
draconian - extremely severe; Ex. draconian punishment; CF. Draco: Athenian politician
scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal
igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite