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torpid
used in Girl Interrupted

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Definition
of people:  slow or inactive — usually resulting from a lack of energy and interest

or:

of animals:  a condition of biological rest or suspended animation — (could be in the evening, during the cold, or as in a hibernated or dormant state all winter)
  • The organism is torpid and brackish.

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