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parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
lumen - unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
crust - hard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
bantering - joking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet