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torpor - lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
servile - slavish; cringing; N. servility
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
panacea - cure-all; remedy for all diseases
marsupial - one of a family of mammals that nurse their offspring in a pouch(pocket of skin or leather); CF. kangaroo, opossum, wombat
gullible - easily deceived
adjourn - suspend until a later time; move from one place to another
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive