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emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
gusto - eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
philology - study of language or words
delta - flat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
audit - examination of accounts of a business; official examination; V.
ichthyology - study of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish