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assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
hoary - white with age
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
compunction - remorse; strong uneasiness caused by guilt
surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises
retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory