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whittle - pare; cut away thin bits (from wood); fashion in this way; reduce gradually; trim
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
coeval - living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age
cordial - warmly friendly; gracious; heartfelt; Ex. cordial welcome
orient - get one's bearings; adjust; make familiar with a situation; orientate
inherent - firmly established by nature or habit; intrinsic
bliss - complete happiness; ADJ. blissful
sidereal - relating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
conscientious - scrupulous; through and careful; Ex. conscientious worker
frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial