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opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
panegyric - formal praise; encomium; Ex. I don't deserve such panegyrics.
prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
emancipate - set free; liberate
snicker - half-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.
modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
indisputable - too certain to be disputed; beyond doubt
disembark - debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field