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compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
centrifuge - machine that separates substances by whirling them
actuary - someone who advises insurance companies
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
misanthrope - one who hates mankind; misanthropist
eulogistic - praising; full of eulogy
contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
egotistical - egotistic; excessively self-centered(egocentric); self-important; conceited