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compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
vigor - active strength; energy; enthusiasm; ADJ. vigorous
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
requite - make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal
odoriferous - giving off an odor
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
demotic - of or pertaining to the people