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debilitate - weaken (esp. through heat, hunger, illness); enfeeble
regimen - prescribed course of diet or exercise; prescribed diet and habits; Ex. daily regimen of a dancer
confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
simulate - feign; imitate
prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
mountebank - charlatan; boastful pretender
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate