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putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
debauch - corrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
stalemate - deadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
recumbent - reclining; lying down completely or in part
chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
accede - agree
outstrip - outrun; surpass; outdo