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apothecary

one that prepares and sells medicines; pharmacist

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avidity

ardent desire or craving; eagerness

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chaotic

greatly disordered; disarrayed

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condescend

be gracious enough (to do something), especially while showing one's sense of dignity or superiority

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convulsive

uncontrollable; characterized by violent agitation

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cordial

to undergo gradual charge

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genial

having a pleasant or friendly disposition; gracious

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grimace

a contortion of the face expressive of pain, contempt or disgust

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implore

urgently beg

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insufferable

difficult or impossible to endure

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interval

the amount of time between two specified events; a pause or intelude

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irascible

angry; ill-tempered

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meditative

with reflection or contemplation; pensively

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naive

without pretension; ingenuous

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nonchalance

casual lack of concern

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quench

to suppresss; squelch

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refractory

obstinately resistant to control

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remonstrate

say in protest, objection, or reproof

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ruddy

having a healthy reddish color

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temptation

enticement