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saline - salty
deprecate - express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory
hardy - (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
incorrigible - uncorrectable
ascribe - refer; attribute; assign
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
snicker - half-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.
prelate - church dignitary; priest of high position in the church (esp. bishop)
bifurcated - divided into two branches; forked