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::: gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
::: podiatrist - doctor who treats ailments of the feet; chiropodist; N. podiatrics
::: wanton - unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wanton spending/killing; CF. having no just cause
::: penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
::: congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
::: passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
::: incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease
::: blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
::: deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
::: sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore