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perfervid
Definition: (adjective) Characterized by intense emotion. Synonyms: ardent, fervent, fervid, fiery, impassioned, torrid. Usage: Their perfervid love affair was punctuated by shouting, hysterical crying, and desperate apologies. Discuss

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The Most Embarrassing Moments in the History of Science
What? Scientists get things wrong? We know. It’s shocking to hear, but science isn’t always an exact science. Mistakes do happen -- and they often lead to great scientific discoveries. So, grab your safety glasses and see if you can identify the most embarrassing scientific moments ever.

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