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proclivity - inclination; natural tendency (esp. towards something bad)
paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
compartment - one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
adjunct - something attached to but holding an inferior position
ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
accrue - come to one as a gain; accumulate over time; come about by addition; Ex. benefits that accrue from scientific research; Ex. interest accruing in a bank account; N. accrual
consonance - harmony; agreement
noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome