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habitat - natural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation
euphemism - mild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic
emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
exposure - risk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
distinctive - clearly different from others of the same kind
component - element; ingredient