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Success in suppressing the precivilized qualities of the boy results in a "zestless automaton" that is something less than a man.

WORD ORIGIN

1670s, from French zeste "piece of orange or lemon peel used as a flavoring," of unknown origin. Sense of "thing that adds flavor" is 1709; that of "keen enjoyment" first attested 1791.

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