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putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
provision - act of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement
puerile - childish; immature; CF. puer: boy
gnarl - protruding knot on a tree; V.
stumble - trip and almost fall; proceed unsteadily; act falteringly; N.
rightful - legally correct; Ex. rightful owner
ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
giddy - light-hearted; not serious; frivolous; dizzy; causing dizziness; Ex. giddy youth; Ex. giddy climb/height
throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart