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::: mercantile - concerning trade or merchants
::: capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
::: distinction - honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
::: epicure - connoisseur of food and drink; gourmet; ADJ. epicurean; CF. Epicurus
::: galvanize - stimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
::: hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
::: ejaculation - exclamation; abrupt ejection (to discharge sperm); V. ejaculate
::: disembark - debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark
::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
::: commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war