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sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
paranoia - psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
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
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
impenitent - not repentant
laity - laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy
knotty - intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot
corroborate - confirm; support; strengthen
effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear