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commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
languish - lose animation or strength
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)
hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
onerous - burdensome
secrete - conceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive