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::: anodyne - drug that relieves pain or trouble;
::: gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
::: craft - skill (esp. with one's hands); skill in deceiving people; guile; ADJ. crafty: cleverly deceitful; cunning
::: hiatus - gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
::: woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
::: efficacy - power to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual
::: anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
::: boorish - rude; insensitive
::: patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
::: spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned