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wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
nauseate - cause to become sick; fill with disgust; fill nausea
discrete - separate; unconnected
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
filing - particle removed by a file
piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture