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ligneous - like wood
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.
earthy - unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
homogeneous - of the same kind; uniform in composition throughout
apparition - ghost; phantom
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)