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decrepit
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  • It cast a shower of kindly golden dust on the untidy nurses and decrepit old men who drowsed on the benches; it flickered upon all the moving figures—on the children who ran screaming along the gravel paths and on everyone who passed through the gardens.

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  • The decrepit computer can’t handle iTunes updates.
  • a decrepit bus held together with duct tape

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