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idiom - expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
indelible - not able to be erased
malady - illness
inevitable - unavoidable
horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers
oscillate - vibrate pendulumlike; waver
hoard - stockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use
fortuitous - accidental; by chance; N. fortuity
progenitor - ancestor
sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.