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::: labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability
::: bristle - short stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
::: crossbreed - hybridize; N: hybrid; CF. interbreed; CF. inbreed
::: declivity - downward slope
::: contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
::: plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
::: lascivious - lustful
::: imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
::: metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
::: foresight - ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future