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carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse
turgid - swollen; distended (as from liquid)
postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
convoluted - coiled around; twisted; involved; complicated; intricate; complex; N. convolution: twist; one of the convex folds of the surface of the brain
quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule