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homeostasis - tendency of a system or organism to maintain relative stability or internal equilibrium; CF. homeo-: constant; Ex. homeotherm
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
recite - repeat aloud (something learned); describe; Ex. recite his complaints; N. recitation
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction
emasculate - weaken; castrate
pulverize - crush or grind into very small particles
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something