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::: habitat - natural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation
::: percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
::: pharisaical - pertaining to the Pharisees, who paid scrupulous attention to tradition; self-righteous; hypocritical
::: proximity - nearness; ADJ. proximate
::: sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
::: gestate - evolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth
::: zeal - eager enthusiasm (to a cause or ideal); ADJ. zealous
::: harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
::: vitreous - of glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
::: ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash