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optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
molecule - the smallest particle (one or more atoms) of a substance that has all the properties of that substance
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
immolate - offer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)
forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.