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zeal - eager enthusiasm (to a cause or ideal); ADJ. zealous
peccadillo - slight offense or fault; CF. sin
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
aphorism - pithy maxim or saying; ADJ. aphoristic
precise - exact
bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
buttress - support; prop up; N. stationary structure to support wall; Ex. flying buttress
objective - not influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim