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Qui-es-cence

adj :: Being quiet, still, or at rest; inactive

"And it flashes out in your face still, until you draw that veil of dull quiescence over it." --Eliot, George

 



re-con-noi-ter

verb :: To make a preliminary inspection of, especially in order to gather military information.

"'Gentlemen,' said Barbicane, 'we have no time to lose; tomorrow we must obtain horses, and proceed to reconnoiter the country.'" --Verne, Jules

 



con-stringe

verb :: To draw together; to contract; to force to contract itself; to constrict; to cause to shrink.

"Licking a lemon will cause your lips to constringe."

 



re-cal-ci-trant

adj. :: Kicking back; hence, showing repugnance or opposition; stubborn resistance.

"Neither could he mobilize his army to go forth to war, nor could he punish his recalcitrant subjects." --London, Jack

 



del-i-quesce

verb :: To dissolve gradually and become liquid by attracting and absorbing moisture from the air, as certain salts, acids, and alkalies.

verb :: To melt away.

"This type of salt deliquesces easily and in an hour it will be gone."

 





 

 



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