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::: dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
::: impel - drive or force onward; drive to take action; urge to action
::: seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
::: incidence - rate of occurrence; particular occurrence; Ex. high incidence of infant mortality
::: levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
::: cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative
::: blighted - suffering from a disease; destroyed
::: auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
::: paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
::: jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking