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altruistic - unselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
forerunner - predecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
galvanic - of the production of electricity by the action of an acid on a metal; having the effect of an electric shock; Ex. galvanic cell; galvanic effect; CF. Luigi Galvani
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress