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putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant
countermand - cancel; revoke (an order)
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
daub - smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
tanner - person who turns animal hides into leather
exacerbate - worsen; aggravate; embitter
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air