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consternation - great shock; dismay
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
pith - core or marrow; spongelike substance in the center of stems; essence; substance
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
apprehensive - fearful; discerning