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Things refractory often describes (“refractory ________”)
period, material, materials, metals, cases, periods, patients, cancer, anemia, disease, state, epilepsy, phase, failure, depression, lining, bricks, brick, seizures, elements, priests, oxides, clay, nature, compounds, ascites, metal, leukemia, ores, hypertension, angina, pain, members, substances, clays, disorder, tachycardia, spirit, arrhythmias, symptoms, shock, anaemia, products, linings, hypotension, walls, subjects, properties, tumors, carcinoma, clergy, child, patient, cast, arthritis, conduct, myeloma, schizophrenia, lymphoma, rickets, alloys, fibrillation, anemias, hypoxemia, edema, minerals, disorders, substance, wall, chiefs, cement, oxide, epilepticus, purposes, status, particles, diarrhea, carbides, rejection, syndrome, inclusions, organics, concrete, malignancies, tissue, periodontitis, glaucoma, ore, colitis, fibers

Descriptive words:
basic, hormone, castable, plastic, hot, oldest, good, isolated, youngest, neutral, least, suitable, high, single, relative, cast, useful, porous, common, atrial, perfect, special, satisfactory, burned, continues, principal, excellent, thick, best, absolute, internal, standard, resistant, grade, valuable, wet, hostile, original

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