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penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
flora - plants of a region or era
odorous - having an odor
sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant