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avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
adjacent - adjoining; neighboring; close by
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
requiem - mass for the dead; dirge
flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy
sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
historic - important in history; Ex. historic battle