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voracious

devouring, consuming, or craving in great quantities; greedy

indiscriminate

choosing at random without careful selection

eminent

of high reputation/rank, outstanding; standing above other; prominent

steeped

soaked, drenched, saturated; infused

replete

filled to capacity, abundantly supplied

abound

to exist in great numbers; to teem or be replete (with)

technology

the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems

prognosticate

to predict or foretell a future event; a sign of something to happen

automaton

n. A self-operating machine or mechanism, especially a robot. n. One that behaves or responds in a mechanical or apathetic way.

matron

n. A mature woman; a wife or a widow, especially, one who has borne children. n. A housekeeper; especially, a woman who manages the domestic economy of a public institution

paradox

a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth.

realm

special field of something or someone; kingdom

annals

a historical record of events, often arranged in a yearly sequence

compound

to increase or add to

tinge

a trace, smattering, or slight degree; v. To affect slightly,

badger

to pester, nag, annoy persistently

implore

to plead urgently for aid or mercy; To appeal to in supplication; beseech.

drudgery

unpleasant, dull, or hard work

interminable

tiresome and long; seemingly endless

perceive

to understand, know, become aware of

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