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dialectical - relating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
oscillate - vibrate pendulumlike; waver
infirmity - weakness
sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
repeal - revoke; annul
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
analgesic - causing insensitivity to pain; N.
squander - waste; spend foolishly
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate