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foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
monochrome - painting in only one color; ADJ.
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
anesthetic - substance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
facsimile - copy
pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics