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chronic - long established as a disease
malady - illness
swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.
reputed - supposed; Ex. reputed father of the child; V. repute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteem
farce - broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept
inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass