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sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
menace - threat; V: threaten
ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
ecosystem - ecological community together with its environment
betoken - signify; indicate; be a sign of
persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
prevalent - widespread; generally accepted
metaphor - implied comparison; CF. simile
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation