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n. a destructive whirlpool which rapidly sucks in objects
maelstrom
adj. noble, generous
magnanimous
adj. wanting harm to occur to others
malevolent
n. an authorative command
mandate
n. an independent, nonconformist person
maverick
adj. constantly changing; characterized by rapid change or tempermentality
mercurial
n. the change of form, shape, or substance
metamorphosis
n. a small amount of something
modicum
adj. gloomy or sullen
morose
adj. consisting of a very great number
myriad
n. the lowest point of something
nadir
adj. vaguely defined, cloudy, unclear
nebulous
adj. heinously villainous; evil
nefarious
adj. related to or occurring during the night
nocturnal
adj. unpleasant, offensive, especially to the sense of smell
noisome
adj. insignificant
nominal
adj. having a lack of concern, indifference
nonchalant
n. a beginner, someone without training or experience
novice
adj. harmful, unwholesome
noxious
v. to assist the development of
nurture