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continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
mutablility - ability to change in form; fickleness; ADJ. mutable: able to change; fickle; CF. mutate; CF. mutant
compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
squabble - minor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
impregnate - make pregnant; fill thoroughly; saturate
comport - bear one's self; behave; Ex. comport oneself; N. comportment
compunction - remorse; strong uneasiness caused by guilt