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inanimate - lifeless; not animate
despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate
protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
accede - agree
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
adverse - going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
slaughter - killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers