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tout - promote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
concordat - formal agreement
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound