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procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
institution - instituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
lance - pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)