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imminent - impending; near at hand
academic - related to a school; not practical or directly useful
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
lugubrious - mournful; sorrowful
kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
avalanche - great mass of falling snow and ice
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
diurnal - daily; occurring during the daytime