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acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
collation - a light meal; collating
viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
ebullient - showing excitement; overflowing with enthusiasm; boiling; N. ebullience; N. ebullition: state of boiling
apposite - appropriate; fitting
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
artifacts - object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange