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primordial
being or happening first in sequence of time; original. characteristics of the earliest stage of development of an organism or a part - for example, primordial Cells
cynical
Believing or showing the belief that people are motivated chiefly by base or selfish concerns; skeptical of the motives of others.
decimated
to destroy or kill a large part of a group. To inflict great destruction or damage upon
emulating
to strive to equal or excel, especially through imitation
tenacious
holding or tending to hold persistently to something, such as a point of view. Clinging to another object or surface - for example, adhesive
advocate
to relinquish power or responsibility formally
millennium
a span of 1000 years. 1000th anniversary
tainted
to afflict with or with a disease. To affect with the cade or putrefaction; spoil. To corrupt, morally
accolades
an expression of approval; praise. To praise or honor
empathy
identification with an understanding of another situation, feelings, and motives.