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herpetologist - one who studies reptiles; CF. herpetology: branch of zoology that deals with reptiles and amphibians
reiterate - repeat
engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
recondite - abstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret
secular - worldly; not pertaining to church matters or religion; temporal
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
pulverize - crush or grind into very small particles
avarice - greediness for wealth
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular