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::: smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
::: estimable - (of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate
::: cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
::: pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
::: headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
::: compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
::: emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
::: vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
::: detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
::: kindle - start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse