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to make unnecessary.
obviate.
a husband whose wife is unfaithful. (7)
cuckold.
musical piece suggestive of night.
nocturne.
legal authority over others.
jurisdiction.
slow to be aroused; undemonstrative.
phlegmatic.
bearing live young rather than children.
viviparous.
deliberate destruction.
spoilation.
situated in the front.
anterior.
a set of clothes for a new born baby.
layette.
the right to choose or to buy.
option.
a rich reddish-yellow color.
titian.
indirect and disparaging comment.
innuendo.
a welcome benifit; a blessing. (14)
boon.
a proposition following from already proved.
corollary.
used as a substitute; artifical.
ersatz.
to cause (dough) to rise.
leaven.
to cause to have no effect. (12)
nullify.
of or relating to milk.
lacteal.
of or at the beginning.
initial.
of or caused by an earthquake.
seismic.
to feel or express discontent.
repine.
a clever or whitty comment. (15)
quip.
an alarm bell or warning. (1)
tocsin.
of or relating to marriage.
connubial.
a small glass medicine bottle.
vial.
an upper shell, as of a turtle.
carapace.
a shaved part of the head, as of a monk.
tonsure.
to surpass in weight, power, of influence.
preponderate.
down.
down.
to rebuke; to find fault with.
objurgate.
to declare solemnly.
asseverate.
a turning point in one's life; a crucial point.
climacteric.
going along with; accompanying.
concomitant.
sorrowful; mournful.
dolorous.
to discuss with a view to reaching agreement.
negotiate.
a deep fear of enclosed spaces.
claustrophobia.
an exploratory military survey.
reconnaissance.
the heavens; the firmament.(poetic)
empyrean.
proof of falsehood or error.
refutation.
free from harm.
inviolate.
out of date; old-fashioned.
passe'.
an act of robbery or plunder.
depredation.
a set of teachings, beliefs, or principles.
doctrine.
a coaxing or flattering remark.
blandishment.
blessed; blissful.
beatific.
a prevalent and rapidly spreading disease.
epidimic.
to return in kind or degree.
reciprocate.
any huge sea-animal or ship.
leviathan.
of or relating to marriage; marital.
conjugal.
an open framework of crossed stripping.
lattice.
using too many words; wordy.
verbose.
a supposed remedyfor all ills.
panacea.
to make amends; to atone for.
expiate.
a small, exclusive circle of people.
clique.