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epicure - connoisseur of food and drink; gourmet; ADJ. epicurean; CF. Epicurus
cryptic - mysterious; hidden; secret
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
hygiene - science and practice of the promotion and preservation of health; ADJ. hygienic: showing careful attention to cleanness (to prevent disease); Ex. hygienic condition
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
arduous - hard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work
aspersion - slanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance