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doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor
dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull
arboreal - of or living in trees
variegated - (esp. of a flower or leaf) many-colored
myopic - nearsighted; lacking foresight; N. myopia
predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
monograph - scholarly article
habituate - accustom or familiarize; addict
quorum - minimal number of members necessary to conduct a meeting