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ligneous - like wood
solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
consternation - great shock; dismay
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
ingenue - ing\'enue; young innocent girl
slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
melee - fight