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odious - arousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile
pillage - plunder
ambivalence - the state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes or opinions
papyrus - ancient paper made from stem of papyrus plant
succumb - yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
precipice - cliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice
yeoman - man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
negligible - so small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against