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::: quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
::: flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
::: lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
::: prognosis - forecasted course of a disease; prediction; CF. prognostic
::: epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody
::: pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
::: conifer - pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen
::: innate - inborn
::: schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
::: seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life