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voracious
desiring or consuming great quantities
indiscriminate
choosing at random without careful selection
eminent
of high reputation, outstanding
steeped
soaked, drenched, saturated
replete
completely filled or supplied with
abound
to exist in great numbers
technology
branch of knowledge dealing the engineering, applied science, etc.
prognosticate
to predict or foretell a future event
automaton
a robot; a mechanical "person"
matron
an older married woman
paradox
a statement that at first seems to be absurd or self-contradictory but which may in fact turn out to be true
realm
special field of something or someone; kingdom
annals
historical records
compound
to increase or add to
tinge
a trace, smattering, or slight degree
badger
to pester, nag, annoy persistently
implore
to plead urgently for aid or mercy
drudgery
unpleasant, dull, or hard work
interminable
unending
perceive
to understand know, become aware of