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hermitage - home of a hermit
incompatible - inharmonious; N. incompatibility
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
callus - area of thick hard skin
ephemeral - short-lived; fleeting
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
taunt - deride or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
compost - mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty