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salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
fluted - having vertical parallel grooves (as in a pillar); V. flute: make long parallel inward curves in; N. flute: long rounded groove incised on the shaft of a column
guileless - without deceit
libertine - debauched person; dissolute or licentious person; rou\'e; CF. free
invocation - prayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking
boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful
charlatan - quack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)
indigent - poor; destitute
disquisition - formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report
vaunted - boasted; bragged; highly publicized; V. vaunt: boast; brag