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sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
osseous - made of bone; bony
clientele - body of customers
seasoned - experienced
hedonist - one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure
suborn - persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation
optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
thresh - beat (cereal plants) with a machine or flail to separate the grains from the straw
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light