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natal - connected with birth; CF. prenatal; CF. postnatal
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
aseptic - preventing infection; having a cleansing effect
recrimination - countercharges; V. recriminate
expatriate - exile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
contend - struggle; compete; assert earnestly; state strongly