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seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
endemic - prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
executive - person having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing
cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
lateral - of or coming from the side
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament