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emetic - substance causing vomiting; ADJ.
husbandry - frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
synthesis - combining parts or separate things into a whole; the whole so formed; PL. syntheses; V. synthesize
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade
partisan - one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
hermitage - home of a hermit
hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come