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wither - (of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
duration - length of time something lasts
ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
philology - study of language or words
amphitheater - oval building with tiers of seats; CF. arena
inane - silly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity
senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
hut - crude dwelling; shack