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gerontocracy - government ruled by old people
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
depreciate - lessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
precocious - advanced in development; N. precocity
propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
expound - explain
affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)