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parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
chronic - long established as a disease
repeal - revoke; annul
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
tarnish - make or become dull or discolored; N.
cistern - reservoir or water tank
inviolable - secure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability
doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder