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bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
seminary - school for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women
prognosis - forecasted course of a disease; prediction; CF. prognostic
salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
immutable - unchangeable
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
endemic - prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic