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::: caption - title; chapter heading; text under illustration
::: dutiful - (duteous) (of people or their behavior) respectful; obedient (filled with a sense of duty)
::: sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
::: blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
::: feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild
::: reprisal - retaliation
::: nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
::: illicit - illegal
::: chaotic - in utter disorder
::: incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus