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canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
turbid - (of a liquid) having the sediment disturbed; muddy; thick
mogul - powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
betoken - signify; indicate; be a sign of
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
olfactory - concerning the sense of smell