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poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
cache - hiding place; V.
teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total
acknowledge - recognize; admit
implicate - incriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
omnipotent - all-powerful; having unlimited power
cynosure - object of general attention; person or thing that is a center of attention; CF. Ursa Minor
encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon