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chagrin - annoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)
fluted - having vertical parallel grooves (as in a pillar); V. flute: make long parallel inward curves in; N. flute: long rounded groove incised on the shaft of a column
salubrious - healthful; conducive to health or well-being; socially desirable; Ex. salubrious area; CF. health
conveyance - vehicle; transfer; act of conveying; Ex. public conveyance
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
indulgent - humoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence
correlation - mutual relationship
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)