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Word: pestilential

Definition: (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)


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::: conversant - familiar with; having knowledge of
::: certitude - certainty
::: fallible - liable to err