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placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
purge - remove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
surmise - guess; N.
gingerly - very carefully; ADJ.
impregnate - make pregnant; fill thoroughly; saturate
conveyance - vehicle; transfer; act of conveying; Ex. public conveyance
cohere - stick together
totem - animal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole