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lassitude - languor; weariness; listlessness
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
enamored - in love; Ex. enamored of his own beauty; V. enamor: inspire with love
archaic - antiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
nautical - pertaining to ships or navigation
plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
dross - waste matter; worthless impurities