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sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
obstetrician - physician specializing in delivery(assisting in giving birth) of babies; N. obstetrics; CF. midwife
hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)
sluggard - lazy person
verdant - green; covered with green plants or grass; lush in vegetation; Ex. verdant meadows
chivalrous - courteous; faithful; brave; N. chivalry
sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
subsume - include (as a member of a group); encompass
scavenge - hunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion