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viper - poisonous snake
residue - remainder; balance
culprit - one guilty of a crime
solace - comfort in sorrow or trouble; consolation; V: comfort or console in time of sorrow or trouble
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
inundate - flood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work
tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction