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::: susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
::: tonsure - shaving of the head especially by person entering religious orders; V.
::: rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
::: disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
::: headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
::: spangle - small shiny metallic piece sewn to clothing for ornamentation
::: apiarist - person who keeps bees
::: ardor - heat; passion; zeal; ADJ. ardent
::: glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
::: centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)