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 for wilting
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Wilt \Wilt\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Wilting.] [Written also welt,
     a modification of welk.]
     To begin to wither; to lose freshness and become flaccid, as
     a plant when exposed when exposed to drought, or to great
     heat in a dry day, or when separated from its root; to
     droop;. to wither. [Prov. Eng. & U. S.]
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: causing to become limp or drooping [syn: wilt, wilting]

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