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dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
proclivity - inclination; natural tendency (esp. towards something bad)
mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
mangy - shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance
cartographer - map-maker
decoy - lure or bait; V.
unfaltering - steadfast; firm; not changing
devotee - enthusiastic follower; enthusiast; Ex. devotee of Bach
expiate - make amends for (a sin)
acclimate - adjust to climate or environment; adapt