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::: slake - satisfy (thirst); quench; sate
::: concession - an act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
::: ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
::: suspense - state of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty
::: swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
::: emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
::: grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies
::: respite - time for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve
::: slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
::: determinate - having a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final