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compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless
voluble - fluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
geriatrics - medical treatment and care of old age
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious
mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant