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::: destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
::: convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
::: spatial - relating to space
::: perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
::: mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
::: existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
::: proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
::: cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
::: purveyor - furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide
::: acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise