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perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
quadruped - four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
unconscionable - unscrupulous; not guided by conscience; excessive; beyond reason; Ex. unconscionable demand
graphic - pertaining to the art of delineating; vividly described
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery
lucid - easily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted