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palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
inhibited - (of a person) unable to express what one really feels
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
baffle - frustrate; perplex
preternatural - beyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces
disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.
brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
amity - friendship; peaceful relationship as between nations
homeostasis - tendency of a system or organism to maintain relative stability or internal equilibrium; CF. homeo-: constant; Ex. homeotherm