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haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
wean - accustom a baby not to nurse; accustom (the young of a mammal) to take nourishment other than by suckling; give up a cherished activity; cause to gradually leave (an interest or habit); Ex. wean oneself from cigarettes
slither - slip or slide
succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.
impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
institute - organization for a special purpose; V: establish
horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
gild - cover with a thin layer of gold