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grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)
aseptic - preventing infection; having a cleansing effect
amputate - cut off part of body; prune (a limb)
indissoluble - permanent; impossible to dissolve or disintegrate
sensitization - process of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive
jabber - chatter rapidly or unintelligibly
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out