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succumb - yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
extricate - free from an entanglement or difficulty; disentangle
respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
menace - threat; V: threaten
pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)
reinstate - restore to a previous condition or position
bouillon - clear beef (or meat) soup
ablution - washing