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untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
arid - (of land) dry; barren; unproductive
humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
clangor - loud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
scorch - sear; N.
enjoin - command; order; forbid
incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease