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orifice - mouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
mange - skin disease (esp. of domestic animals) marked by loss of hair
ensue - follow (as a result)
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others
antipathy - aversion; dislike or opposition
occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
wean - accustom a baby not to nurse; accustom (the young of a mammal) to take nourishment other than by suckling; give up a cherished activity; cause to gradually leave (an interest or habit); Ex. wean oneself from cigarettes
obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
erudite - (of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition