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derelict
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Childhood's End
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  • Then he saw the ruined mining machinery around hint, and beyond that a derelict railway stretching down the mountainside.

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as in: derelict in her duty Define
failing to fulfill one's responsibilities -- especially through lack of effort
as in: derelict ship Define
in terrible condition -- often abandoned
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