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connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art
pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
judicious - sound on judgment; wise
fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection
misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
lilliputian - extremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant