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constraint - restraint; compulsion; repression of feelings; reticence; V. constrain: hold back; restrain; compel; oblige; confine forcibly; imprison
canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
rococo - ornate; highly decorated; N. CF. 18th century
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
dissension - disagreement of opinions causing strife within a group
pulsate - throb; beat regularly; vibrate regularly
intuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition
exhort - urge (by strong argument or advice); Ex. The general exhorted his men to fight bravely; N. exhortation
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity