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effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
bifurcated - divided into two branches; forked
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
posture - assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
nutrition - process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss