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::: tangential - only slightly connected; not central; peripheral; digressing; showing divergence; CF. tangent
::: onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
::: susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
::: indigent - poor; destitute
::: crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
::: venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come
::: pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
::: niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
::: muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
::: compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply