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concur - agree; coincide; happen at the same time
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
larder - pantry; place where food is kept
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
ablution - washing
tutelary - protective; pertaining to a guardianship; Ex. tutelary deities