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apothecary - druggist; pharmacist
censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
omnipotent - all-powerful; having unlimited power
collation - a light meal; collating
baffle - frustrate; perplex
gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
wean - accustom a baby not to nurse; accustom (the young of a mammal) to take nourishment other than by suckling; give up a cherished activity; cause to gradually leave (an interest or habit); Ex. wean oneself from cigarettes