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barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
cardiologist - doctor specializing in ailments of the heart
consummate - complete; V.
automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)