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factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
distrait - absentminded; distracted
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
outrage - act of extreme violence or viciousness; resentful anger; V: commit an outrage on; produce anger in; ADJ. outrageous: offensive
geriatrics - medical treatment and care of old age
putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying