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throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
emolument - salary; payment for an office; compensation
mauve - pale purple
merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
sibylline - prophetic; oracular; N. sibyl: woman prophet (in the ancient world)
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable