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epoch - period of time
polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
dereliction - neglect of duty; abandonment
depreciate - lessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
annihilate - destroy
smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)