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pestle - tool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar
mitigate - appease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
exemplary - serving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model
acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly
retrograde - go backwards; recede; degenerate; deteriorate; ADJ.
induct - place formally in office; install; admit as a member; initiate; N. induction: inducting; process of deriving general principles from particular facts
circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
responsiveness - state of reacting readily to appeals, orders, etc.; ADJ. responsive: readily reacting; Ex. responsive to treatment
frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky