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gestate - evolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth
inarticulate - speechless; producing indistinct speech; not articulate; not expressing oneself clearly
barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
hindmost - furthest behind; farthest to the rear
overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
sluggard - lazy person
interstice - narrow space between things
circumvent - outwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'