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::: dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
::: peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
::: archetype - prototype; primitive pattern
::: codicil - supplement to the body of a will; later addition to a will
::: appease - pacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement
::: smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
::: daunt - intimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten
::: predecessor - former occupant of a post
::: ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
::: gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous