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erode - eat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.
porridge - soft food made by boiling oatmeal
endemic - prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
abolish - cancel; put an end to
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
compartment - one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance