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::: lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
::: gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
::: postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem
::: nautical - pertaining to ships or navigation
::: bewitch - cast a spell over; captivate completely
::: skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
::: apostate - one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
::: penetrate - enter into; pierce; permeate; see through; grasp the inner significance of; understand
::: dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
::: parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled