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adj. - having reached the very highest point of perfection
v. - etymologically, to bring something to the highest point; that is, to put the final touches to it, bring it to completion
one who grew older serving the country, as of the Armed Forces. The word is both a noun and adjective
the science that treats of the transmission of hereditary characteristics from parents to offspring
etymologically, together with birth
Note: a ____ defect, deformity, condition, etc. occurs during the nine-month birth process
someone or something out of time, out of date, belonging to a different era, either earlier or later (recall that the prefix ana-, like a- is negative
the science of time order and the accurate dating of events - or a list of events in the time order in which they have occurred and will occur
etymologically, to time together, or to move, happen, or cause to happen, at the same time or rate
expert who examines tissue, often by autopsy or biopsy, to diagnose disease and to interpret the abnormalities in such tissue that may be caused by specific diseases
indifference, lack of any interest, emotion, or response, complete listlessness, especially when some reaction is normal or expected
obviously suffering; such a person may arouse sympathy or pity (or perhaps antipathy?) in you
not only sharing the feelings of another, but also identifying with those feelings, in fact experiencing them yourself as if momentarily you were that other person
knowing about events before they occure, i.e., psychic, or possessed of unusaul powers of prediction
smooth and slippery, with ready answers, a fleunt tongue, a persuasive air - but, such is the implication of the word, they fool only the most nescient, for their smoothness lacks sincerity and conviction
enjoying companionship; etymologically, liking to be with the herd, reaching out for friends, happiest when surrounded by people
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