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unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
influx - flowing into
repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
duration - length of time something lasts
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying
institution - instituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage
gnarled - twisted
cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative