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nubile - marriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial
pretext - excuse
conifer - pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen
wean - accustom a baby not to nurse; accustom (the young of a mammal) to take nourishment other than by suckling; give up a cherished activity; cause to gradually leave (an interest or habit); Ex. wean oneself from cigarettes
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
Elysium - place or condition of bliss
extemporaneous - not planned; impromptu; extempore
desiccate - dry up