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    Eway is offline Senior Member
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    Kennedy was a longtime booster of scientific inquiry....But the gene-splicing discussion seemed to spook him. For the first time in his political career, he was asking questions that sounded hostile to the scientists appearing before him...

    What does "spook" mean?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eway
    Kennedy was a longtime booster of scientific inquiry....But the gene-splicing discussion seemed to spook him. For the first time in his political career, he was asking questions that sounded hostile to the scientists appearing before him...

    What does "spook" mean?
    scared him

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