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sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
buttress - support; prop up; N. stationary structure to support wall; Ex. flying buttress
amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
totem - animal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
comprise - include; consist of
igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
beneficent - kindly; doing good