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herbivorous - grain-eating; CF. herbivore
dutiful - (duteous) (of people or their behavior) respectful; obedient (filled with a sense of duty)
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
slake - satisfy (thirst); quench; sate
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
dissonance - discord