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::: congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
::: fatalism - belief that events are determined by forces or fates beyond one's control; ADJ. fatalistic; CF. fatal: causing death
::: susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
::: beneficent - kindly; doing good
::: propulsive - driving forward; N. propulsion
::: cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
::: scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
::: parable - short simple story teaching a moral
::: arduous - hard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work
::: 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