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placate
to appease or pacify
shard
fragment, generally of pottery
verbose
wordy
volition
free choice, free will; act of choosing
compendium
brief, comprehensive summary
malign
having an evil disposition toward others
noisome
putrid, fetid, noxious
noisome
make shiny by rubbing; polish
burnish
full of curves; twisting and turning
sinuous
full of curves; twisting and turning
codify
to organize laws or rules into a systemic collection
debilitate
to enfeeble; to wear out
pedantic
emphasizing minute matters or form in scholarship or teaching
propiate
appease
proscribe
ostracize; banish; outlaw
vitiate
to pollute to impair
repudiate
disown; disavow
soporific
sleep-causing; marked by sleepiness
intransigent
uncompromising
abeyance
suspended action
autonomous
self-governing
prolixity
a diffuseness; a rambling and verbose quality
propriety
fitness; correct conduct
efficacy
worried concerned
solicitous
the power to produce the desired effect