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breadth - width; extent
exasperate - vex; annoy or make angry (by testing the patience)
incidence - rate of occurrence; particular occurrence; Ex. high incidence of infant mortality
subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism