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::: embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
::: placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
::: episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
::: codicil - supplement to the body of a will; later addition to a will
::: bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
::: steadfast - steadily loyal; unswerving; steady
::: commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
::: sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
::: antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
::: abyss - enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit