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n--a deep or bottomless pit
abyss
v-- to happen to
befall
adj--of critical importance
crucial
n--the last remaining part; the part of least worth
dregs
v--to give form to; to incorporate
embody
v-- to irritate or annoy
exasperate
n-- complete collapse or failure of a project
fiasco
v-- to adorn or decorate,especially food

n--an ornament or decoration especially for food
garnish
n--a inheritance or birthright
heritage
adj--lifeless; slow or inactive
inert
adj--acting or working for self gain

n---a hired soldier
mercenary
adj--careless or indifferent
negligent
n--forgetfullness or disregard; a state of being forgotten
oblivion
n--an impressive piece of work,especially a musical composition
opus
adj--pale or lacking in color
pallid
n-- a short story meant to teach a moral lesson
parable
adj--reasonable

n--a type of number
rational
adj--shared; involving give and take

n-- in math, a number that when multiplied by another number gives the answer of 1
reciprocal
n-- a limitation or restriction
stricture
n-- a thin outer layer
veneer