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::: inductive - pertaining to induction or proceeding from the specific to the general
::: crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
::: compassion - sympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
::: peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
::: ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
::: devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
::: cadaverous - like a corpse; pale
::: dispirited - lacking in spirit
::: somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
::: abase - lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose self-respect