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mediate - settle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
trite - hackneyed; commonplace
mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
panacea - cure-all; remedy for all diseases
fodder - coarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
slake - satisfy (thirst); quench; sate