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torpor - lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
dormer - window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
novelty - something new; newness; ADJ. novel: new; original
lectern - reading desk or stand for a public speaker
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
comatose - in a coma; extremely sleepy
supposition - assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit