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parched
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • Harry vaulted over the locked park gate and set off across the parched grass.
  • Cars that were usually gleaming stood dusty in their drives and lawns that were once emerald green lay parched and yellowing — for the use of hosepipes had been banned due to drought.

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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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