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::: gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
::: snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
::: enfranchise - admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise
::: impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
::: carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
::: severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
::: exigency - urgent situation; ADJ. exigent
::: engulf - surround and swallow up
::: unfledged - immature; not having the feathers necessary to fly; CF. fledgling
::: moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion