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::: sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
::: retrograde - go backwards; recede; degenerate; deteriorate; ADJ.
::: authenticate - prove genuine
::: furrow - long shallow trench made by a plow; deep wrinkle in the skin; V.
::: sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
::: ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
::: parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
::: genre - particular variety of art or literature
::: visceral - felt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
::: protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will