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gustatory - affecting or relating to the sense of taste
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree
psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
schematic - of a schema or scheme; relating to an outline or diagram; using a system of symbols; N. schema: diagrammatic representation; outline
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial