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palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
dummy - imitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
simplistic - oversimplified
orientation - act of finding oneself in society; orienting
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
bland - soothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence
commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
haven - place of safety; refuge; harbor; Ex. tax haven
teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction