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parched
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  • Though he crosses one leg on another, and folds his hands, and several times closes and opens his parched lips, he seems to all intents and purposes as insensible as before.

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  • Nothing will grow in this parched soil.
  • Cactus is about all that will grow in this parched soil.

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