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adj. childish, immature
puerile
n. branch of medicine treating disorders of the skeletal system and tissues related to movement
orthopedics
n. a teacher
pedagogue
n. a person who pays excessive attention to learning ruled rahter than understanding

a scholarly show-off
pedant
n. something that has a real or independent existence
entity
n. a person or thing of no importance

something that does not exist or exists only in the imagination
nonentity
n. the basic element; the identifying characteristics

a substance in concentrated form obtained from a plant or drug

a perfume
essence
adj. about to die or end
moribund
v. to shame

to discipline oneself by denial
mortify
n. an examination to determine the cause of death; an autopsy

an analysis of something that is over
postmortem
n. the act of painlessly killing a suffering person or animals; mercy killing
euthanasia
adj. possessed at birth; inborn
innate
adj. childlike; unsophisticated

gullible
naive
adj. emerging; coming into existence
nascent
n. a rebirth; a renewal

a revival of humanism is fourteenth-century to sixteenth-century Europe
renaissance