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oculist - physician who specializes in treatment of the eyes
clangor - loud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
enervate - weaken; take away energy from
tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
requisition - formal demand or request; Ex. requisition for more computing equipment; V.