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physiological - pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology
rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
naivet - \'e(naivety) quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility; ADJ. naive(na\"ive): ingenuous; lacking worldliness; simple; credulous
inhibited - (of a person) unable to express what one really feels
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
remorse - deep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach