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inanimate - lifeless; not animate
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
meager - scanty; inadequate
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
abrasive - rubbing away; tending to grind down
astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
outcast - one that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.