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curtail - shorten; reduce
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
perpetuate - make perpetual; make something last for a long time; preserve from extinction; N. perpetuity
viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
conduit - aqueduct; passageway for fluids
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
rapport - close relationship; emotional closeness; harmony
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
mercantile - concerning trade or merchants
arboretum - place where different trees and shrubs are studied and exhibited