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hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
aplomb - poise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence
empirical - based on experience
disburse - pay out (as from a fund); N. disbursement; CF. purse
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket
voracious - ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader
finicky - too particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice