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inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
knack - special talent; art
corroborate - confirm; support; strengthen
hatch - deck opening; lid covering a deck opening; V: emerge from an egg; produce (young) from an egg
propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
mediate - settle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire
regicide - murder of a king or queen
brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument
frantic - wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear