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cistern - reservoir or water tank
petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
censor - (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
migrant - changing its habitat; wandering; Ex. migrant birds/workers; N: one that migrates
disbar - make (a lawyer) leave the bar or the legal profession
misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
overturn - turn over; capsize; topple
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need