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drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
denotation - meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation
benison - blessing
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
crevice - crack; fissure
bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery
latitude - freedom from narrow limitations
awful - terrible; very bad