All insects, however, do not undergo this degree of torpidity.
During 1817 Irving was mostly in the depths of gloom, a prey to the monotony of life and torpidity of intellect.
Or is there some other cause of torpidity besides mere cold?
The torpidity leaves the snakes and the turtles, and they come forth and bask in the sun.
Herr Carovius, awakening from his torpidity, saw ...