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aromatic - fragrant; having a sweet smell; N. aroma: strong pleasant smell
carcinogenic - causing cancer; N. carcinogen
devise - think up; invent; plan; bequeath; N: bequest
defer - give in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous
bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
contiguous - adjacent to; touching upon
introvert - one who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
execute - put into effect; carry out; kill as a lawful punishment; N. execution