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civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.
stratified - divided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify
asteroid - small planet
rally - come or bring together; call up or summon (forces, vital powers, etc.); revive or recuperate (after illness or difficulty); N: act of rallying; mass gathering
recast - reconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.); fashion again
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
clarion - shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times