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::: smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
::: confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
::: salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
::: platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
::: sobriety - moderation (especially regarding indulgence in alcohol); seriousness
::: disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
::: volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
::: douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
::: cohesion - tendency to keep together
::: protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out