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whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
demotic - of or pertaining to the people
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
dross - waste matter; worthless impurities
wrinkle - small ridge on a smooth surface (face or cloth); V.
stately - formal; ceremonious; grand in style or size; majestic