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maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
arable - fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
titter - nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.
scrappy - quarrelsome
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
malaise - uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)