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mange - skin disease (esp. of domestic animals) marked by loss of hair
antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
credulity - belief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivet\'e; ADJ. credulous
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart
remonstrate - protest; objection; V. remonstrate: say in protest
canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
epitaph - inscription in memory of a dead person (as on a tombstone)
deface - mar; disfigure