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seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
withdrawn - introverted; retiring; remote
laud - praise; N. ADJ. laudable: praiseworthy; ADJ. laudatory: expressing praise
faction - party; clique (within a large group); dissension
cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
cartographer - map-maker
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
abet - assist usually in doing something wrong; encourage