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phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
nonchalance - indifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
bewitch - cast a spell over; captivate completely
doctrine - teachings in general; particular principle (religious, legal, etc.) taught; dogma; tenet; ADJ. doctrinal
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
unassuming - modest; Ex. the champion's unassuming manner
manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
industrious - diligent; hard-working; N. industry