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phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
physiognomy - face (as showing the character and the mind); art of judging human character from facial features
serrated - having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
philistine - narrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
engaging - charming; attractive
extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
vernal - pertaining to spring
anarchist - person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority
dearth - scarcity
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)