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030512 Eighth
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  1. reverberations
    reechoed sound
  2. fennel
    a plant, Foeniculum vulgare, of the parsley family, having feathery leaves and umbels of small, yellow flowers
  3. typhoid fever
    an infectious, often fatal, febrile disease, usually of the summer months, characterized byintestinal inflammation and ulceration, caused by thetyphoid bacillus, which is usually introduced with food ordrink.
  4. apathy
    absence or suppression of passion, emotion, or excitement.
  5. melncholy
    a gloomy state of mind, especially when habitual orprolonged; depression.
  6. comeuppance
    deserved reward or just deserts, usually unpleasant
  7. dissipate
    to scatter in various directions; disperse; dispel.
  8. amiable
    having or showing pleasant, good-natured personalqualities; affable: an amiable disposition.
  9. aloof
    reserved or reticent; indifferent; disinterested:
  10. abolitionist
    a person who favors the abolition of any law or practice deemed harmful to society:
  11. tumult
    violent and noisy commotion or disturbance of a crowd ormob; uproar:
  12. vehement
    zealous; ardent; impassioned:
  13. tremulous
    characterized by trembling, asfrom fear, nervousness, or weakness.
  14. constrained
    forced, compelled, or obliged: a constrained confession.
  15. pious
    having or showing a dutiful spirit of reverence for God or anearnest wish to fulfill religious obligations.

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