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poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
atone - make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
privation - lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
cohabit - live together
deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.