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::: captious - faultfinding; too critical
::: laborious - demanding much work or care; tedious
::: subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
::: susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
::: carnal - fleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body
::: fodder - coarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
::: ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
::: nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
::: commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
::: privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private