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superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism
seclusion - isolation; solitude; V. seclude: set apart from others; isolate
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out